POLICE have issued mugshots of four men wanted in connection with offences including burglary, rape and assault.

The public are advised not to approach them but to report any sighting to police on 101.

Dean Johnson, 41, who has connections to Colne, is wanted over an alleged burglary. He is white, 5ft 6ins of proportionate build, with a bald head.

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Dean Johnson

Damien Otto, 31, who has links to Burnley, is wanted in connection with burglary. He is a white, Northern European male, 5ft 9ins and of a proportionate build

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Damien Otto

Rizwan Riaz, 25, who has links to Burnley and Nelson, is wanted in connection with an allegation of rape in November 2015. Riaz is described as Asian, 5ft 9ins, with a side parting and neat beard.

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Rizwan Riaz

Mohammed Awan, 30, who is from Witton in Blackburn, is wanted for an alleged aggravated burglary and assault. He is Asian, 5ft 7ins, with black hair and brown eyes.

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Mohammed Awan