Police locate wanted man with links to Ottery St Mary and East Devon

Police say they have located a 28-year-old man with links to Ottery St Mary and East Devon who was wanted on recall to prison.

Joshua Richards, originally convicted for burglary, was being sought for breaching his licence conditions on release.

The public have been praised for their help in the search.

A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesperson said today (Monday): “Officers have located 28-year-old Joshua Richards, who was wanted on recall to prison.

“Officers would like to thank the public for their assistance.”

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