AVON and Somerset Police is appealing to the public to help them locate a man they wish to speak to in connection to several shop thefts.

Shane Stephens, 25, is also wanted on recall to prison.

Stephens is described as white, approximately 5ft 10ins tall, with a slim build.

He often wears his brown hair in a top knot and has a brown beard.

Police believe that Stephens may be using a bicycle.

He is known to frequent Long Ashton, as well as Bedminster and Bristol City Centre.

If you see Stephens, you are urged not to approach. Instead, call 999 and quote the reference number 5223241053.

Alternatively, you can call 101 with any other information relating to this case.