POLICE are appealing for information from the public to help track down a suspected drug dealer who has evaded capture for five weeks.

Officers have been hunting Kyle Smith, 30, from Leeds since mid-February, who is wanted in suspicion of possessing cocaine and cannabis with intent to supply, and also on warrant in relation to a drug driving offence.

Anyone who has seen Kyle Smith or has any information which could help police in tracking him down is asked to contact PC 2768 Harrison at Leeds District Crime Team by calling 101 and quoting crime reference number 13210062283 or by using the live chat facility on the West Yorkshire Police website.

Information can also be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.