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Avon and Somerset Police search for wanted arsonist

Avon and Somerset Police are looking for Samuel Harris, 31. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Avon and Somerset Police are searching for Samuel Harris, 31, who is wanted for arson.

He is described as 5ft 8, of large build with short brown straight hair and brown eyes.

He has a number of tattoos, including a full sleeve on his left arm.

Harris speaks in a West Country accent but has links to Wiltshire and North Devon.

Members of the public are warned not to approach Harris if they see him but rather call the police.


Police seize cannabis worth £100,000 in Bristol

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Avon and Somerset Police have seized cannabis plants worth more than £100,000 from a property in Clifton, Bristol.

Acting on information provided, the officers entered the property on Whiteladies Road on June 28 at about 10.20pm.

More than 300 cannabis plants were seized which have a street value of more than £100,000.

One man has been arrested on suspicion of production of a controlled drug.

Officers have continued to search the building today.

Police enquiries are continuing.


Body found in the search for missing Tyrone Adams

Tyrone Adams. Credit: Family photo

The body of a man believed to be missing Tyrone Adams has been found by a member of the public.

While formal identification has not yet been carried out, police believe the body belongs to the missing 48 year old and his family have been informed.

The man's body was discovered at around 11.30am on 12 June in a field off Lyme Road in Crewkerne.

The death is being treated as unexplained and Avon and Somerset officers do not believe there are any suspicious circumstances.

Police searching for wanted man in Bristol

Police urge the public to call 999 if they see Farah. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Avon and Somerset officers are trying to track down Mohammed Farah, wanted on recall to prison for breaching his licence conditions.

Farah was given an eight year jail sentence in December 2011 for committing GBH with intent.

He has links to the St George and Easton areas of Bristol and is 6ft tall, of slim build, with short black hair and has gold teeth on the right side of his mouth.

Detectives are urging the public to call 999 as soon as possible if he is seen.

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