Man wanted over alleged rape of a child

Mubarak Mohammed, wanted over rape of a child in Leeds
Mubarak Mohammed, wanted over rape of a child in Leeds

Police urgently want to find this man following the rape of a child in Leeds.

It is believed 30-year-old Mubarak Mohammed, left Leeds on Friday – the day before the incident was reported to West Yorkshire Police.

The force has provided no other details about the allegations.

Acting Detective Inspector Tanya Wilkins, of Leeds District Safeguarding Unit, said: “We urgently need to establish Mr Mohammed’s whereabouts and speak to him as part of this investigation. We believe he left Leeds on Friday and may be in London, where he has links to the Manor Park, Canning Town, Ilford, Brixton and Woolwich areas.

“We would ask that anyone who knows his whereabouts or who has any information that could assist in tracing him contact us immediately.”

The Somalian national is 6ft tall and slim, with short hair.

He was last seen wearing a red cap with a black ‘NY’ logo, grey jogging bottoms and a grey jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Leeds District Safeguarding Unit via 101 quoting log number 545 of February 21 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.