UPDATE : Shaun Pollard was located and has been charged with nine offences, including burglary and theft and appeared at Leeds Magistrates Court where he was remanded into custody

Authorities are seeking the assistance of the public in locating Shaun Pollard, a 49-year-old individual wanted for questioning in connection with a series of burglaries in the Dewsbury and Batley areas. Police have issued a description of the suspect and are urging anyone with information to come forward.

Described as approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall and of slim build, Shaun Pollard hails from the Dewsbury area. He is known to possess distinctive tattoos on his arms, back, and chest, notably including the name ‘Polly’ on the index finger of his left hand. In addition to the burglaries, law enforcement officials wish to speak to Pollard regarding several thefts in the Dewsbury vicinity.

Efforts are currently underway to locate the suspect, who is also believed to have connections in the Heckmondwike area. Kirklees CID, the investigative unit leading the case, is appealing to the public for any information that may aid in locating Pollard.

Those who possess information or have seen Shaun Pollard are encouraged to contact Kirklees CID by dialling 101. Alternatively, individuals can utilise the 101LiveChat feature on the West Yorkshire Police website to provide any relevant details. For those who wish to remain anonymous, information can be reported to the independent charity Crimestoppers either by calling 0800 555111 or by submitting information online.

Authorities urge the public not to approach Shaun Pollard directly but instead to provide any relevant information that may assist in locating him promptly.