Police Appeal for Information on Wanted Suspect

Crime type:
Theft
Crime location:
Avocet Road Sowton Industrial Estate Exeter
Suspect name:
Anthony Colin Grainger
CS reference:
CS1511-13212
Police force:
Devon and Cornwall

Summary

Male sought in connection with conspiracy to steal

Full details

Police in the Devon area are seeking a 38 year-old man who is wanted in connection with a series of Conspiracy to Steal (thefts) across the UK.

Anthony Grainger has committed large scale shoplifting offences, travelling the breadth of the country to commit these crimes and often uses different vehicles to do so. He has been specifically targeting DIY stores and has avoided Police attempts to arrest him having failed to answer bail. He has links to the Liverpool areas but could be anywhere in the UK or abroad.

Devon and Cornwall police are proactively following a number of lines of enquiry to ascertain his current location.

Police intend to arrest Grainger, once he has been located.

Police are appealing for anyone who has Information to come forward and assist by calling Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 or report online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org

Whereabouts

Unknown

Suspect description

Suspect name:
Anthony Colin Grainger
Sex:
Male
Age range:
35 - 40
Height:
180 - 185 cm (approx 6' 0")
Build:
Large
Hair colour:
Dark
Hair type:
Straight
Hair length:
Short
Facial hair:
Beard
Ethnic appearance:
White European
Additional information:
Anthony Grainger's usual dress is casual clothing and a beanie hat.