Call police immediately if you know this man after a woman was 'followed' along Brentwood high street

Police want to speak to this man in connection with an incident in Brentwood
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A manhunt is underway after a woman was followed down a high street in Essex in the middle of the night. Essex Police want to speak to this man following the incident in Brentwood earlier this year.

Police said the woman was followed at around 12.45am on a Saturday night in Brentwood High Street in March. A spokesman for the force said: "We want to speak to this man in connection with an incident where a woman reported she had been followed in Brentwood.

"It was reported that the woman was followed while in the High Street at 12.45am on Saturday 30 March. If you recognise this man or have information about where he might be, you can submit a report on our website or by using our online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.

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"Visit to find out more about our website reporting services. Alternatively you can call us on 101. In an emergency always call 999.

"Please quote incident number 42/51744/24. If you would like to make an anonymous report you can contact independent charity Crimestoppers, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111."