Police hunt continues for one of UK's most wanted

The hunt is being stepped up for a County Durham man named as one of Britain's most wanted after he apparently narrowly escaped capture.

Officers thought Brian Thexton had skipped the country for Spain, but they're now convinced he's back in the UK.

Gregg Easteal reports.

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North East men on 'most wanted' list

Two men from Northumberland and Durham have been named in a list of Britain's most wanted criminals. The National Crime Agency, Crimestoppers and Spanish police have released the names of thirteen people who are thought to be hiding in Spain.