Police appeal to trace convicted burglar who could be in Preston

Posted on - 16th June, 2018 - 9:42am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston News
Stephen Crawford
Stephen Crawford

Police are appealing to trace a convicted burglar.


Stephen John Crawford has links to Preston and the Ribble Valley.

Update: Police say Crawford was arrested in the Burnley area on Monday (18 June)

The 25-year-old was jailed in December last year for burglary and has failed to comply with conditions of his prison release.

Lancashire Police say they also want to speak to Crawford in connection with theft from motor vehicles, burglary and vehicle crime.

Crawford has no fixed address but has strong links to Nelson and Burnley.

He is 6′, medium build and has short dark brown hair and blue eyes.

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Sergeant Mick Aspden of Pendle Police said: “If you see Crawford, or know where he may be, please contact police immediately.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police by emailing or calling 101, quoting log number 245 of 26th May.

Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555111 or online at

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