Wanted man may be in Blackpool

Justin Phelan, of Littleton Road, Salford is wanted after he breached the terms of his licence.
Justin Phelan, of Littleton Road, Salford is wanted after he breached the terms of his licence.

A man who is wanted on recall to prison may be in Blackpool, say police.

Justin Phelan, of Littleton Road, Salford is wanted after he breached the terms of his licence.

The 36-year-old was released from prison in November 2017 after being sentenced to nine months for battery and breaching restraining orders.

Police are now appealing for the public's help to trace the wanted man.

A spokesman said: "We are appealing for the public’s help to find a man..

"Justin Phelan has breached the terms of his licence and is now wanted on recall to prison.

"Phelan has links to areas across Greater Manchester as well as Blackpool so it is possible he may have travelled away from Salford as he continues to evade arrest."

Anybody with information about his whereabouts should contact police on 0161 856 8222 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.