Police appeal for help in search for wanted man

Benjamin Hawkins
Benjamin Hawkins

Police are appealing for the public's help in their hunt for a wanted man.

Police would like to speak to Benjamin Hawkins, who is 20 and from Acton Place in Newcastle, in connection with an assault in Newcastle and possession of drugs.

Inquiries are ongoing to locate him and anyone with any information as to his whereabouts is asked to contact police on 101.