Concerns are growing after the police are on the hunt to find a man who is allegedly connected to an aggravated burglary.

Joshua Hayward, 21, has been described as a white man, approximately 6ft 3ins tall, of slim build and blue eyes.

Investigating officer, Detective Inspector Rachel Wheaton, based at Milton Keynes police station, said: “Joshua Hayward is wanted in connection with an aggravated burglary involving a weapon.

“We are asking for the public’s support in locating this individual.

“If you see Hayward, do not approach him and call 999 instead. If you have any information regarding his whereabouts, please call 101 or make a report on our website quoting reference number 1520 of today’s date (January 30).

“Alternatively, you can provide information anonymously to the independent charity, Crimestoppers, by calling 0800 555 111 or via its website.

“We are also making a direct appeal to Joshua. If you are reading this, please hand yourself in to Thames Valley Police.”