POLICE are appealing for help to two men wanted in connection with various offences which have taken place in Accrington in December.

Simon Raith, 24, is wanted in connection with criminal damage in Accrington. He is described as medium build with brown eyes and brown hair and has a scar to the right side of his forehead.

Simon Raith, 24, is wanted in connection with criminal damage in Accrington.
 

Richard Murphy, 53, is wanted in connection with an assault in Accrington. He is described as 5ft 8in, slim build with green eyes and dark brown hair. He has a Liverpool trophy and “Mum and Dad” tattooed on his forearm.

Sgt Andy Horne of Lancashire Police said: “We are asking the public for their help in tracing them and if anyone has seen them or knows where they are I would urge them to contact us.

“If any of these people see this appeal themselves, I would also encourage them to come forward and hand themselves in.”

Anyone with information can contact Lancashire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at Crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.