July 2022

Fareham paedophile wanted by police

Police have launched an appeal to find a missing paedophile who was last seen in Swanmore.

Warren Bone, from Fareham, is wanted by police after he failed to turn up to Portsmouth Crown Court on June 17 for sentencing in relation to offences including possession of indecent images of children.

The 53-year-old has also been in breach of his sex offenders notification requirements.

Police believe Bone was seen in the Swanmore area on Saturday, June 25.

He has been described as white, 6ft tall with grey hair which is closely cropped or shaved, a short stubble beard and blue eyes

Officers say they have carried out extensive enquiries to locate him and are now turning to the public for assistance.

A spokesperson said: “If you have seen him, or know where he is, please do not approach him, but call us on 999, quoting 44220251346.

“Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”