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Officers trace wanted man John Finn

Handcuffs being put on
Arrest made

We’re grateful to everyone who shared our appeal to trace John Finn. We wanted to speak to him in connection with an assault in Wells. Officers found him earlier today, Monday 3 June, in the Axbridge area of Somerset.

We’ve arrested the 44-year-old as part of our investigations into an incident in which a man in his 20s was assaulted at a house party.

The injured man remains in a stable condition in hospital following the assault in Priory Road, Wells, on Sunday 26 May.

If you can help our ongoing enquiries into this incident, please get in touch quoting reference 5219116782

If you can help, please call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5219116782 

You can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their Anonymous Online Form.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court or have to speak to police when contacting Crimestoppers.