A PICTURE has been released as police hunt for a man suspected of stealing from a car.

Lancashire Police are looking for Robert Lee Irvine, from Preston, following the incident on Lovat Road, Preston last October and failing to comply with a post sentence supervision order in March.

The 38-year-old has connections to Middlesbrough and Darlington.

Sergeant Scott Archer from Preston Police said: “It’s important that we find Irvine and so I would urge anyone who has seen him or knows of his whereabouts to contact us as soon as possible.

“I would advise members of the public not to approach him but to instead call the police.”

He is described as white, around 5ft 10ins, of medium build with shaved hair.

Anyone with information can call 01772-209940 or 209112.

Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org