POLICE are appealing for information on the whereabouts of a man who is wanted in connection to threatening and abusive behaviour.

Martin Philip Short, 32, of Thurnscoe, is wanted for a number of offences.

A police spokesperson said: "He is described as white, around 5ft 5ins, of medium build, with short dark hair.

"He has a 2cm scar on his face and the letters MJ tattooed on his neck. He also has a dragon tattoo on his chest.

"Short has links to the Goldthorpe and Leeds areas. Have you seen or heard from Short? Do you know where he is?

"If you see him please do not approach him but contact 999.You can pass information via 101 quoting incident 899 of December 31. You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."