Police hunt teen on run

Daniel Sampson, of Lorne Road, Blackpool

Daniel Sampson, of Lorne Road, Blackpool

A 19-year-old man from Blackpool is wanted by police after failing to attend court..

Officers want to find Daniel Sampson, of Lorne Road, in connection with alleged offences including threatening behaviour, burglary and supplying Class A drugs.

Sampson was due to appear at Blackpool magistrates’ court on September 7 but failed to attend.

A warrant was issued for his arrest in Preston Crown Court on Wednesday.

Sampson has links to the Blackpool and Fylde area.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said: “We are trying to locate Sampson and I would urge anyone who may have seen him or knows where he is to get in touch with us.

“Likewise, we would urge Sampson, if he sees this appeal, to hand himself in.”

Anyone with information can contact police on 101 or email warrants.lancashire@lancashire.pnn.police.uk