A MAN is being sought by police in connection with shoplifting incidents.  

Officers are encouraging anyone who has seen Lee Henley, 31, to come foward.

Mr Henley is believed to have links to Consett.

A police spokesperson said: "Anyone who has seen Lee, or knows of his whereabouts should call Consett neighbourhood team on 101. Alternatively information can be passed on anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800-555111."