Police warning: Do not approach wanted man

Police are searching for Joseph Bushnell who is wanted on a prison recall
-Credit: (Image: Avon and Somerset Police)


Members of the public are being warned not to approach a man wanted on recall to prison. Avon and Somerset Police have released an image of 34-year-old Joseph Bushnell who they are trying to locate. He is also wanted for questioning over a separate assault investigation.

He is described as white, about 6ft 3ins tall, of a large build, and with tattoos. Bushnell is understood to have links Bridgwater, Ilminster and Crewkerne.

Anyone who spots Bushnell is being urged not to approach him, but instead to call 999 quoting reference number 5224158902, or to call 101 with any other information about where he might be.

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Avon and Somerset Police said: "We want the public to call us if they know where Joseph Bushnell is. The 34-year-old is wanted on a prison recall. We also wish to talk to him in connection with a separate assault investigation."