POLICE are appealing for information that could help them find a man from Newport who left prison just six months ago.

Yassar Hussain, 29, has been recalled to prison after breaching the licence conditions following his release on May 19.

He received a sentence of five years and seven months in prison for possession with intent to supply a class A drug at Cardiff Crown Court on August 3, 2020.

Hussain has links to the Newport, Cardiff and Bristol areas.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 101 or send Gwent Police a direct message on Facebook or X quoting log reference 2300284113.

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Alternatively, you can make an anonymous call to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

A Gwent Police statement, released just after 1pm on Tuesday, November 21, read: “Yassar Hussain, 29, has breached his licence conditions following his release from prison in May.

“We’re appealing for information to find Yassar Hussain from Newport.

“Hussain, 29, breached his licence conditions following his release from prison on Friday 19 May and is now recalled to prison.

“He received a sentence of five years and seven months in prison for possession with intent to supply a class A drug at Cardiff Crown Court on Monday 3 August 2020.

“Hussain has known links to the Newport, Cardiff and Bristol areas.

“If you have any information about his whereabouts, call 101 or send us a direct message on Facebook or Twitter quoting log reference 2300284113.

“Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 with details.”