Police appeal to trace wanted Scarborough man Mitchell Johnson, 25

Police in Scarborough are appealing for the public’s help to track down a wanted man.

Friday, 18th September 2020, 11:55 am
Updated Friday, 18th September 2020, 11:58 am
Mitchell Johnson.

Mitchell Thomas Johnson, 25, failed to appear at Scarborough Magistrates’ Court on September 2 in relation to alleged public order offences committed in the town on November 4, 2019.

The court has issued a warrant for his arrest and police enquiries have been ongoing in the area to locate him.

Johnson, whose last known address was on Bar Street in Scarborough, is described as white, 5ft 8in tall, medium build with brown hair and green eyes.

Anyone with information that could assist officers in their search for Johnson is urged to call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1, and speak to the Force Control Room.

If you would prefer to remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or go to www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

Please quote reference number 12200153404 when providing details about this appeal.

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