A MAN described as "stocky" by police is wanted in connection with an investigation.

Essex Police officers are looking for 24-year-old Jason Ward as part of an investigation into drug supply.

Jason, who is white and 5ft 11ins tall, has short dark hair and a beard.

He has links to the Braintree, Chelmsford, Colchester and Clacton areas.

A spokesman for the police said: "If you can help us locate Jason Ward, then please get in contact with us."

Reports can be made via the Essex Police website, online live chat or on 101.

If you would like to make an anonymous report, you can contact independent charity on X at @CrimestoppersUK, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111.