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Police attempt to trace wanted man with links to Derbyshire

Detectives in Sheffield are asking for help to trace Mohammed Anwaar, who is wanted for failing to appear at court.

Anwaar, 29, from Sheffield, was due to appear before Sheffield Crown Court on Wednesday 17 October for trial, charged with two counts of conspiracy to supply Class A drugs, two counts of money laundering, possession of cannabis and possession of a firearm.

Detective Constable Messina, said: “Anwaar is fully aware that he is now wanted by police and that he is potentially facing a stint behind bars.

"It is absolutely essential that we hear from anyone who has seen or spoken to Anwaar recently and I’d urge people who do have information as to his whereabouts to get in touch with us.

““He has links to Sheffield, Birmingham, Manchester and Derbyshire.

“If you see him, please do not approach him but instead call 999 straight away. Any further information can be passed to 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 quoting incident number 251 of 23 October 2018.”

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