POLICE are on the lookout for a suspected fraudster after an incident in Bowness.

The suspect is described as a bearded male, possibly of Asian appearance, wearing a baseball cap, denim shirt or jacket, dark trousers and white trainers.

He is sought in relation to an alleged fraud which took place yesterday (Thursday).

Police say he could remain in the area over the bank holiday weekend.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Cumbria Police on 101.