Have you seen Richard James Sampson?

Sampson, 39 from York, is wanted by North Yorkshire Police for several offences of burglary and fraud in the city.

The offences officers want to speak to Sampson about took place at an address in Strensall Park on 25/26 August, Greggs on Foss Island Road and the Habit café bar on Goodramgate on 27 August, and at an address is Alness Drive on 29 August.


Richard Sampson is believed to be in the York area and officers are appealing for anyone who has seen him or who knows where he is, to get in touch.

Richard is described as

  • white
  • 6ft 2in tall
  • with short brown hair
  • stubble
  • and green eyes.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Inspector Martin Metcalfe
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website