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Police are looking for sexual assault suspect

A Bristol man is wanted in connection with a number of offences including sexual assault and criminal damage.

Detectives are looking for Jason O'Daly in the south of the city. He is believed to have access to a a silver Audi or Vauxhall Astra.

Officers say do not approach Mr O'Daly if you see him but call 999.

Avon and Somerset Police are asking for the public's help to find Jason O'Daly. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Jason O'Daly is 35 years old, white and described as:

  • about 5ft 8ins tall
  • medium build
  • with short brown hair

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Police appeal to find missing Taunton woman

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for the public's help to find missing 26-year-old woman Stacey Hyde. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for the public's help to find missing 26-year-old woman Stacey Hyde.

Stacey was last seen in the Priorswood area of Taunton at approximately 4.30pm on New Year's Eve.

Police are concerned for her welfare and want to find her to make sure she is safe.

Stacey is white, 6ft tall, of slim build and has blonde hair. She was wearing a red jumper and blue jeans which are possibly ripped.

Officers believe she may be in the company of a man in his late 20s who is described as being of slim build with short, possibly bleached hair and facial hair.

Stacey, who also sometimes goes by the name Anastasia Darlison, may be in an agitated state and police advise anyone who sees her not to approach her but to call them immediately.

Bristol man wanted in connection with assault and criminal damage

Paul Williams is wanted in connection with a number of offences. Credit: Avon and Somerset Constabulary

Avon and Somerset Police are searching for a Bristol man wanted in connection with a number of offences including assault and criminal damage.

34-year-old Paul Williams is also wanted in connection with failing to stop following a collision, a public order offence and drug offences.

He is described by police as white, 5ft 8ins tall, of medium build with short brown hair and blue eyes.

Officers are asking anyone who sees Williams to call 999 and anyone with information about his whereabouts to call 101.

Police appealing for witnesses after fatal collision in North Somerset

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman died following a collision with a car in North Somerset.

Avon and Somerset Police say the collision happened on 14 December at 5.10pm on Yatton High Street.

The pedestrian was taken to Southmead Hospital with a serious leg injury and she sadly died during the early hours of 21 December.

Officers are asking anyone with information to call 101.

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Arrest made following woman's death in Bristol

Avon and Somerset Police have arrested a 35-year-old on suspicion of murder. Credit: PA

Avon and Somerset Police have arrested a 35-year-old on suspicion of murder.

Officers are investigating the death of a 52-year-old woman whose body was found at a flat in Hartcliffe, Bristol.

The body of Tracey Bowen was found at a property in Bishport Avenue on the morning of Saturday 25 November.

A forensic post-mortem examination was carried out on Tuesday 5 December 5 and the cause of death was confirmed as a stab injury.

We’ll be carrying out a full and thorough investigation into Tracey’s death and have arrested a 35-year-old man on suspicion of her murder.

We’ve updated Tracey’s family and they will continue to be supported by a specially trained liaison officer. We’re appealing for anyone with information about Tracey’s death to come forward. Did you see or hear any unusual activity in or around Rowan House in Bishport Avenue on Saturday 25 November or the days before? Do you have information which could be useful to our investigation? If you do, please call us.”

– Senior Investigating Officer Andy Mott, Major Crime Investigation Team
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