Man wanted by police in connection with assault

Police are appealing for information
Police are appealing for information

Calderdale Police have released the name of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an assault in Illingworth.

Michael Patrick Scully, 40, is from Halifax and is wanted by police in connection with the offence, which occurred in the early hours of Thursday, November 6.

He is white, about 5ft 11ins tall and of stocky build with short light brown hair.

He is believed to have connections to the Illingworth area.

Detective Inspector Craig Lord, of Calderdale District CID, said: “We have undertaken numerous enquiries to locate this man and our officers continue to actively pursue every line of enquiry to trace him.

“He is not believed to pose a risk to the general public, but we would urge anyone who knows where he might be, not to approach him and contact Calderdale CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.”