OFFICERS have located three of their most wanted people so far this week thanks to support from the public - now they are looking for the remaining seven.

Earlier in the week, Dorset Police urged members of the public to come forward to inform officers if they know the whereabouts of a number of wanted people.

Police officers have now been able to locate three people from its list and are calling on Dorset residents once again to help them locate the remainder.

The individuals Dorset Police is still searching for are:

  • Maxence Bonte - Aged 25 - 30. Wanted in connection with alleged trafficking in controlled drugs, in St Mary Street, Weymouth.

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  • Stephen Mertens - Aged 65 - 70. Wanted for allegedly breaching legal orders in relation to miscellaneous sexual offences, in Dudley Gardens, Bournemouth.

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  • Stephen Banford-Jones - Aged 40 - 45. Has been recalled to prison for breaching his licence conditions.

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  • Kamil Flipiak - Aged 30 - 35. Wanted for failing to appear at court for alleged offences - two common assaults, one count of drunk and disorderly and shoplifting, in Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth.

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  • Alan Jenkins - Aged 55 - 60. Has been recalled to prison for breach of conditions. He is wanted for alleged breach of sex offenders' register.

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  • Adam Larkin - Aged between 25 - 30. Wanted in connection with alleged wounding or other act endangering life.

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  • Irfan Kana - Aged 35 - 40. Has been recalled to prison after allegedly failing to attend appointments with supervising officer, failed to reside as approved and displayed poor behaviour.

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A spokesman for Dorset Police said: "So far this week we have located three of our wanted faces. If you have information on the whereabouts of these individuals who are still outstanding, you can stay anonymous by contacting the charity Crimestoppers."

Police are asking the public if they have information on the whereabouts of these individuals, they can stay anonymous by contacting the charity Crimestoppers on freephone 0800 555 111 or use their anonymous online form at: www.crimestoppers-uk.org/give-information/most-wanted