Police appeal to find wanted man with links to Preston and Leyland

Posted on - 18th November, 2021 - 11:39am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Leyland, Preston News, South Ribble News
Roy Butterworth

Police are appealing for information to find a man wanted for a number of offences including stalking, criminal damage and witness intimidation.


Roy Butterworth, also known as Roy Gentile, 36, from Preston, is wanted in connection with several alleged offences committed during October and November.

He is described as white, 5ft 9in tall and of slim build.

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Butterworth has links to the Preston, Leyland and Burnley areas.

PC Jonpaul Critchley, of Preston Police, said: “Butterworth is wanted by police for a number of serious offences and we would encourage anyone with information about his whereabouts to come forward.

“I would also urge Butterworth to come forward and speak to police immediately.”

Anyone with information can call 101 or email

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