Police hunt vicious thug

Wanted: Jamie Bamber
Wanted: Jamie Bamber

POLICE are hunting a man wanted for a vicious assault.

Jamie Bamber, who also goes by the name of Jamie Hitchcock, is being hunted in relation to an assault where a man was seriously injured at his home address in Skelmersdale on March 15.

The 24-year-old is described as white, approximately 5ft 9ins tall, of medium build with short fair hair. He is known to have links to the wider Merseyside area.

Det Con Graham Hunt from Skelmersdale CID said: “We are keen to find Bamber and urge anyone who knows of his whereabouts to get in touch with us.”

Anyone with any information about his whereabouts can contact Lancashire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or online at Crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.