Police appeal after suspect fails to appear in court

Habib Miah
Habib Miah

Police are appealing for help to trace a man who failed to appear before magistrates.

Habib Miah (23) from Burnley was due to appear at Burnley Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Thursday) in relation to a charge of impersonating a police officer.

He failed to appear and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.

He is described as Asian, 5ft.9in. tall, with brown eyes, short black hair, clean shaven and speaks with a soft voice.

He is believed to have connections in the Duke Bar and Daneshouse areas of Burnley.