A MAN is being searched for after he failed to turn up to police in Chelmsford today. 

Lawrence Hughes, 22, was due to answer bail in connection with aggrivated wehicle taking, assaulting a police office and possessing class A drugs offences dating back to November 9.

However, the man from Milton Keynes failed to show and now police are trying to trace his whereabouts.

It is thought Hughes could be in the Chelmsford area and is described as being 5ft 6ins tall, of slim build, with brown eyes and short straight brown hair.

Anyone who believes they have seen Hughes is urged to contact Chelmsford police station on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.