A man suspected of involvement in a series of burglaries is being searched for by Surrey Police.

The county police force put out an information appeal on Wednesday (January 29) as they implored the public to help them in their search.

"Anthony Chieke, 50, of no fixed address is wanted in relation to a number of burglary offences.

"He is described as Asian, 6 ft 6 tall, of medium build, with brown eyes and short, black hair.

"He has a large scar on the right side of his forehead, right brown and scar on upper left arm," a spokesperson for Surrey Police said, describing the suspect currently evading the police.

They added that Chieke has links to the Woking area.

Anyone who has seen Chieke, or might be able to help find him, is asked to please call police on 101 (999 in an emergency), quoting crime reference PR/45190135602.

Alternatively call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.