Officers are appealing for the public’s help in tracing a wanted man who is believed to be in the Peterborough area.

Dean Marshall, 36, is wanted in connection with a serious assault which happened in the early hours of yesterday (1 January) in Thimble Close, Colne.

The victim, a man in his 30s, suffered serious injuries and was taken to Addenbrooke's Hospital where he remains.

Anyone who knows Marshall's whereabouts should contact police by calling 101 or visit Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 or via