Man, 24, wanted for failing to appear at court

POLICE are appealing for information about a man wanted after failing to appear at Liverpool Crown Court.

Kurtis Rowson, 24, was sentenced in his absence to 3 years in prison in December for a burglary at a post office on Square Lane, Burscough on June 12th last year. For failing to appear a warrant was issued for his arrest.

He is known to have connections to the Walton Vale and Kirkby areas of Merseyside.

He is described as white, around 6ft tall, of a slim build with short fair hair and he speaks with a Liverpool accent.

DS Steve Monk of Skelmersdale Police said: “We are keen to trace Rowson as soon as possible and if anybody has seen him or knows of his current whereabouts I would urge them to contact us.

“I would also encourage Rowson, if he sees this appeal, to hand himself in to the nearest police station.”

Anyone with information should contact Lancashire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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