Reward up to £3,000 offered for information on whereabouts of kidnap suspect in South Wales


We are today offering a reward of up to £3,000 for information on the whereabouts of Joel Paul Harris wanted in connection with an alleged kidnap. 

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This follows a suspicious incident which occurred in Brithdir Street, Cathays, Cardiff, at approximately 10am on Friday, 17 November.

A 34-year-old man was located late the following night by police in the Pontprennau area of Cardiff with a serious hand injury.

Three men have all been charged with kidnap offences and are currently on remand.

Joel Paul Harris, aged 30, who is known to frequent Ely in Cardiff, is also wanted in connection with this incident.

A reward of up to £3,000 is being offered for information given to us that leads to the arrestof Joel Paul Harris.

Ella Rabaiotti, Crimestoppers Wales Manager, said: “I would ask that anyone who might have information on the whereabouts of Joel Paul Harris to contact us anonymously.

“We won’t judge, ask any of your personal details or make you speak to anyone other than ourselves. We’ll take your information and pass it onto the police, and then you’re done.”

If you have any information on Harris’ whereabouts, please contact us 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through the non-traceable Anonymous Online Form.

*Note: The reward will only qualify if information is passed to our 0800 555 111 number or via the non-traceable anonymous online form. Information passed directly to police will not qualify.