Police appeal to trace Christopher Holding who has breached prison licence

Posted on - 7th December, 2014 - 4:12pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston News
Christopher Holding

Christopher Holding

Police are continuing to hunt a man thought to be in the Preston area wanted on prison recall.


Christopher Holding, 26, was jailed for 45 months in December 2012 for theft and theft in a dwelling.

Holding, of Turpin Green, Leyland, was released in July 2014 but has breached the terms of his licence for not paying a court fine.

Lancashire Police say they believe he is living in the Preston area.

He is described as 6’4″, slim build, brown eyes and dark hair. Officers say he may have shaved his head aftrer having shoulder length hair.

PC Stuart Wright, South Division, said: “We are keen to trace Holding and I would appeal to anyone who has seen him or who has any information on his whereabouts to contact us. Similarly, if Holding sees this appeal himself, I would urge him to hand himself into the police.”

Anybody with any information can contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or on-line at No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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