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Police want to find man who missed court appearance

Written by on June 19, 2020

Lancashire Police are appealing for help to find a man who failed to attend Preston Crown Court.

Mohammed Saleem Khan was sentenced in his absence to 66 months in prison for conspiracy to handle and receive stolen goods.

The 47-year-old is also still wanted in connection with offences of assault, threats to kill and engaging in coercive behaviour.

He is described as being 6ft tall, of medium build with dark/greying, receding hair.

Mohammed Saleem Khan

Officers said Khan has links to the Preston, Nelson and Burnley areas and are appealing to anyone with information about his whereabouts to come forward.

DC Jane Thomas, of Lancashire Police, said: “Khan is wanted by police in connection with several serious offences. If you see Khan, please do not approach him. Instead call police providing a description of his clothing.

“Furthermore, I would urge Khan to come forward and speak with police as soon as possible. I would also remind anyone helping Khan that it is an offence to assist an offender.”

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 or email quoting log 0922 of March 2, 2019.

Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555111 or online at

For immediate sightings contact 999.

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