Police seek man in relation to Whitby crimes

Simon Keith Wilson is wanted in connection with crimes committed in Whitby
Simon Keith Wilson is wanted in connection with crimes committed in Whitby

Police are seeking a man wanted in connection with a series of crimes committed in Whitby and throughout North Yorkshire.

Officers are asking for the public’s help to find Simon Keith Wilson, 31, from York.

Police want to talk to Mr Wilson about a series of thefts and frauds that took place in Whitby, York, Northallerton and Harrogate between December 2014 and February 2015. They believe he has important information that could help their investigations.

Extensive police enquiries have been carried out to locate Mr Wilson and officers are now appealing to members of the public, including shop owners and bed and breakfast providers, to contact them if they have seen Mr Wilson or know where he is now.

Anyone with any information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1 and pass information to the Force Control Room.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference number 12150027694 when passing on information.