Police are appealing for help in tracing a man wanted on suspicion of attempted robbery.
Mohammad Fadad, 22, is of no fixed address and is wanted in connection with the attempted robbery of a German shepherd dog in Church End, Dunmow on June 3.
Fadad is described as of Asian appearance, 5ft 6ins tall, of slim build, with brown eyes and short black spiked hair.
He has connections in Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact Dc Chris Sedgwick at Braintree CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.