Police appeal for info about Wasim Mumtaz in arson case


BRADFORD: Police are appealing for information about Wasim Mumtaz, who is wanted in connection with an offence of arson.

Wasim Mumtaz

Mumtaz is 37 and from Keighley, although also has links to Bradford and Burnley.

Detective Chief Inspector Andy Farrell, of Bradford District Police, said: “Our officers are continuing to make enquiries into the whereabouts of Mumtaz, who we would like to speak to about an offence of arson in Keighley from earlier this year.”

“We would also like to warn anyone who is harbouring Mumtaz that they could be committing a criminal offence,” Telegraph and Argus has reported.

Anyone with information which may assist is asked to contact Bradford District CID on 101, or use the contact options on the West Yorkshire Police website. Information can also be reported anonymously to the charity Crimestoppers.