Police launch urgent appeal to trace man, 18, wanted in connection with a kidnap offence

PUBLISHED: 15:04 23 January 2018 | UPDATED: 17:25 23 January 2018

Hamilton Araujo De-Jesus, 18, from Peterborough, who is wanted in connection with a kidnap.

Hamilton Araujo De-Jesus, 18, from Peterborough, who is wanted in connection with a kidnap.

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An 18-year-old man wanted by police in connection with a kidnapping has been named one of Cambridgeshire’s ‘most wanted’.

Police are appealing to members of the public to help trace Hamilton Araujo De-Jesus, 18, from Peterborough, who is wanted in connection with a kidnap.

The offence took place on November 17, 2017, in Paston, Peterborough.

Detective Inspector Lucy Thomson said: “De-Jesus is known to frequent Lincoln Road and Peterborough city centre.

“We urge members of the public not to approach him, but to call us immediately with any information regarding his whereabouts.

“Anyone caught protecting him may face prosecution.”

Anyone who has seen him or knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact the Major Crime Unit on 01480 425880 or 101 or alternatively, contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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