Peter Richard Rutter

Peter Richard Rutter

**Published 5.30pm Thursday 11th October**

We are appealing for help in tracing 28 year-old Peter Richard Rutter.

We believe Rutter, who is from the Leasowe area, has vital information in relation to an incident in McColls store on Manor Drive, Upton, at 9.55pm on Wednesday 22nd August, during which an off-duty police officer was injured as he attempted to assist staff in detaining a shoplifter.

Rutter is described as being a white male, 5ft 9in tall, of slim build with light brown hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with any information on his whereabouts is asked to DM @MerPolCC, call officers on 0151 777 2218 or call 101 quoting crime ref: 18200178058. Information can also be provided to @CrimestoppersUK anonymously, on 0800 555 111.