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£500 Reward offered to help find Darryl Dempsey

£500 Reward offered to help find Darryl Dempsey

Police in East Sussex have offered a £500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of 25-year-old Darryl Dempsey, who is unlawfully at large from the hospital where he has been receiving care and treatment.

Dempsey, who comes from Eastbourne, is described as white, 5’9″, of medium build with short dark brown hair.

When last seen he was wearing a black Armani t-shirt with the word “Armani” in gold letters across the chest, black knee length shorts, blue “Air Max” trainers and was carrying a dark blue jumper.

He left the hospital on Tuesday morning 30 June and has not been seen since.

Dempsey was sentenced on on 18 October 2019 at Swansea Crown Court for using a firearm with intent to prevent arrest, actual bodily harm, driving while disqualified, aggravated taking of a tractor and a car, stealing another car, and criminal damage.

Anyone who sees Dempsey or has any other information that might help, is asked not to approach him, but to contact the police on 999 or 101, quoting serial 542 of 30/06.

You can also contact the independent agency Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.