Second 'most wanted' man arrested following Police crackdown on domestic abuse in Northamptonshire

Officers warn public not to approach four still at large but call 101 with any information

Thursday, 14th January 2021, 7:43 am
Updated Thursday, 14th January 2021, 7:48 am
Police are circulating photos of these four men wanted in connection with domestic abuse offences

Police hunting Northamptonshire's most wanted domestic abuse offenders have arrested a second man following media appeals.

Officers confirmed late on Wednesday that a 34-year-old man was in custody. That followed the arrest of a 29-year-old earlier in the week as part of a month-long campaign on domestic abuse.

Four men remain at large, however. Police have warned should not be approached by the public and anyone who sees them or knows of their whereabouts can call 101, quoting the reference numbers below. The four are:

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Perry O’Boyle, aged 28, whose last known addresses were in Burton Latimer and Wellingborough. 20000570442.

■ Machi O'Brien, aged 26, whose last known address was in Wellingborough but also frequents Kettering. 20000514183.

■ Perry O’Boyle, aged 29 whose last known addresses were in Burton Latimer and Wellingborough. 20000570442.

■ Otis Wallace, aged 24 whose last known address was in Northampton. 20000294135.

■ Stuart Doyle, aged 37 who is known to frequent Brixworth, South Northants and Cosgrove, Milton Keynes. 20000270139.

Stuart Doyle, aged 37, who is known to frequent Brixworth, South Northamptonshire and Cosgrove, Milton Keynes. 20000270139.

Police launched a month-long campaign just before Christmas to coincide with an anticipated increase in incidents over the festive period.

The campaign aimed to encourage reporting incidents and signpost victims to help and support, while sending out a strong message to offenders that those responsible for high-harm domestic abuse, stalking and harassment will be hunted down.

A number of local and national organisations can provide support and refuge for victims of domestic abuse in Northamptonshire. These include:

Relate01604 634400. All Relate counsellors are trained to understand domestic abuse and its impact on relationships.

Otis Wallace, aged 24, whose last known address was in Northampton. 20000294135.

Sunflower Centre 01604 888 211. Aims to identify those most at risk of harm and plans ways to help keep them safe.

Voice - for victims and witnesses 0300 303 1965. A free, confidential support service for victims and witnesses of crime.

Northamptonshire Domestic Abuse Service 0300 012 0154 provides refuge services across Northamptonshire.

Eve 01604 230311 Support for women and children who are survivors of domestic violence and abuse.

Machi O'Brien, aged 26, whose last known address was in Wellingborough. He also frequents Kettering. 20000514183.

Northamptonshire Rape Crisis 0300 222 5930 Confidential advice on rape and sexual abuse.

Serenity(Sexual Assault Referral Centre) 01604 601713 Offers practical help and emotional support, including medical examinations, emergency contraception and pregnancy testing.

A full list of national helplines can be found HERE.