POLICE investigating a number of thefts in Worcester would like to speak to a 24-year-old man.

Officers are searching for Russell Allen following a spate of thefts that took place in the city centre during September and October.

Police believe he may have information which could help their on-going enquiries.

He is described as white, around 6ft 1in tall, medium build, with short slightly curly light brown hair and has an Irish accent.

He has connections to the Worcester, Bromsgrove and Belfast.

Anyone who sees Allen or knows where he might be is asked not to approach him but to call 101 or 999 in an emergency.