1. ITV Report

Police appeal to find man charged with sex offences

Have you seen Asif Ghafoor? Credit: West Yorkshire Police

Police are appealing for anyone who sees a Dewsbury man who is wanted to face sex offence charges to come forward.

Asif Ghafoor Butt, 35, was due to appear at Leeds Crown Court in October last year after being charged with sexual offences. 

Since then extensive enquiries have been made to trace him but officers have so far been unable to locate him. 

He is described as Asian, 5ft 6ins tall and of average build. 

Anyone who sees Mr Butt or knows of his whereabouts are asked contact Wakefield Police on 101 referencing police log number 287 of the 28/03/2017  

Information can alos be given anonymously to the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.