A NEWPORT man who failed to turn up to court is being hunted by police.

Daniel Drew, of Newport, was expected at Cardiff Crown Court last week after being charged with burglary.

Gwent Police have now issued a warrant for his arrest.

A police spokesman said: "We're appealing for information to find 18-year-old Daniel Drew from the Newport area.

"A warrant has been issued after Drew failed to appear at Cardiff Crown Court on Thursday, 10th May, 2018, after being charged with burglary.

"Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting log 36 of 07/03/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."