Have you seen this man?

11:01 15 January 2013

Lee Ivan James Hogben.

Lee Ivan James Hogben.


Police appeal to the public for help to trace a 29-year-old man.

Police are appealing for help to trace a 29-year-old man who has been recalled to prison for breaching his licence conditions.

Lee Ivan James Hogben, who is originally from Poole, is described as a white man, around 6ft tall, of broad build and has short cropped brown hair, which is gelled in a side parting.

He was last seen wearing a dark blue sports type jacket, dark trousers and carrying a black sports bag.

The police believe he is likely to be in the Poole area.

Detective Inspector Neil Phillips, from Dorset Police’s offender management unit, said: “Officers are continuing to search for Lee Hogben and we are following positive lines of enquiry.

“We need to trace him urgently and I would encourage any member of the public to contact the police immediately if they see him.

“He was released from prison on Friday 11 January 2013 with licence conditions, one of which was to reside in the Somerset area.

“However, Hogben failed to attend this address, and has subsequently been recalled to prison.

“Hogben should not be approached under any circumstance if seen as he is considered dangerous.”

Anyone who sees Hogben should call 999 immediately, and anyone with information should call the non-emergency number 101.


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