Police are appealing for information to locate a wanted man who has gone missing while on bail.
Paul Smith, 38, from Hedworth Terrace in Sunderland, appeared at Newcastle Crown Court on Friday, October 14, charged with aggravated burglary and was released on conditional bail.
He is wanted for breaching the conditions of bail.
He is described as white, around 5ft 9ins tall, slim build, with short brown hair.
Southern Area Command Chief Inspector Paul Milner said: “If anyone has information about there whereabouts of Paul Smith I would urge them to contact police immediately.”
Anyone who has information about his whereabouts should ring Northumbria Police immediately on 999.