Warning anyone harbouring wanted man could be committing a crime

Police appealing for help to trace a warned man have been warned people they could be in trouble if they are helping him hide.

Wednesday, 14th March 2018, 12:09 pm
Updated Wednesday, 14th March 2018, 12:15 pm
David Smart.

David Smart, 61, is wanted after failing to appear at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates' Court in relation to harassment offences.

A spokesman, from Durham Constabulary said: “We believe Mr Smart may be living in the Launceston area of Devon and Cornwall.

“Anyone harbouring him could potentially be committing a criminal offence.”

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Durham Constabulary is asking for information on his whereabouts.

Anyone with information should contact their local police station via 101.