Police appeal for Fulwood man wanted in connection with harassment leads to arrest

Posted on - 12th April, 2021 - 11:58am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Fulwood, Preston News
Anthony Foley, 39 is wanted by police

Earlier this week, police launched an appeal for information about a wanted Fulwood man.


Anthony Foley, 39, was wanted in connection with an allegation of harassment.

Lancashire Police tweeted on Thursday (15 April) to say he has been arrested.

The tweet said: “Foley, 39, was wanted in connection with an allegation of harassment. He is currently in custody. Thanks to everyone who shared our earlier appeals to find him.”

He is described as white, 5ft 7ins with brown eyes, short dark brown hair and a dark beard with grey bits coming through.


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PC Paul Moseley, of Preston Police, said: “We need to find Foley urgently and I would encourage anyone who has information on his whereabouts to contact police as soon as they can.

“If the public see Foley in the street, I would urge them not to approach him but instead to call 999, stating where they have seen him and what he was wearing. If Foley sees this appeal I would encourage him to hand himself in at his nearest police station.”

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Anyone with information is asked to email or call 101, quoting log 0252 of October 13, 2020.

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