Posters and leaflets are being distributed around the Dent Street area in Hartlepool asking people for information to assist the police with their investigation into the murder of 44-year-old town man Andrew Simon.
*Detective Superintendent Peter McPhillips said: *
“We are using a number of methods in order to spread the word about our appeal for information and these posters are just one way of doing that. I believe the key to solving this murder is in the local community and it is vital that people come forward with anything that they know.”
Anyone with information can call police on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.