Hatfield murder: police seek man of 'Albanian appearance'

PUBLISHED: 16:12 30 July 2012

Darren Leonard

Darren Leonard


A MAN OF "Albanian appearance" is being sought by police in relation to the murder of Hatfield man Darren Leonard.

Police said the man they are looking for man is aged between 20 and 30 years old, 5ft 10in to 6ft tall and of average build.

He has short black hair, which was slightly longer on top, and a thin jaw line beard.

Mr Leonard, 24, died after being stabbed during a disturbance inside a flat in Northfield on Wednesday July 11.

DCI Mark Ross, from the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Major Crime Unit, said: “We are keen to speak to this man who we believe may have arrived in the UK in the past few months.

“If this is you or you believe you recognise the description of this man, please get in touch with police as soon as possible.”

• Anyone with information about the incident can contact detectives working on Operation Bulrush either by calling them direct on 01707 355959, or by calling the police non-emergency number 101.

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