POLICE are hunting a man wanted in connection with a string of thefts and assaults earlier this year. 

The incidents are said to have takne place in Stanford-le-Hope between February and March. 

Police say they want to speak to Kyle Sherwin, 36, about the incidents. 

A photo of Sherwin has been released by the force in the hope the public will report any sightings of him. 

Detectives say he has links to both Southend and Basildon.

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Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact police on online at https://www.essex.police.uk where you can submit an online report, or use the 'Live Chat' button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

Quote crime reference number 42/MR/12393/22.

Alternatively, call 101, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or https://crimestoppers-uk.org.