POLICE would like to speak to this man in connection with an arson.

Lee Waite, 29, is believed to be sleeping rough in the Consett area and police are appealing for their help in tracing him.

A spokesperson for Consett Police said: "We are asking the public for their help.

"If he is reading this officers would ask him to hand himself in at his nearest police station."

Anyone who has any information or knows his whereabouts is asked to call Durham Police on 101.