POLICE are appealing for information to help locate a man who is wanted by police.

Louis Mearns, 27, is wanted in connection to a report of malicious communications and breaching bail conditions.

Mearns is described as a white male, around 5ft 9ins tall and of skinny build. He has short dark brown hair and brown eyes. He also has a scar on his chin.

Enquiries are ongoing in efforts to locate him, and Devon and Cornwall Police is now asking for the public to report any sightings or information that may assist.

He is believed to be in the Exeter or Exminster areas.

Anyone who sees Mearns is asked not to approached him and call 999 immediately, quoting 50230 304174.