WANTED: Anthony Richard Dent
WANTED: Anthony Richard Dent

Man wanted over hog-tied murder added to most wanted list

A MAN wanted over the death of another man at Wickham, in the Newcastle, has been added to the State's 'most wanted' list.

Anthony Richard Dent, aged 53, of Mayfield, is wanted on an arrest warrant for murder.

The warrant relates to the death of a 52-year-old man, whose body was found in Thomas Armstrong Oval at Wickham, on Wednesday 26 March.

Police are now appealing for information from the public to locate Mr Dent.

He is described as being of Caucasian appearance with a tanned complexion, 180 - 185cm tall, 80-90kg with a medium build, light brown hair or possibly a shaved head, blue/grey eyes and tattoos on his left arm.

Members of the public who see Anthony Richard Dent are urged not to approach him but contact Triple Zero '000' immediately.

Strike Force Harrogate, comprising of detectives from Newcastle Local Area Command and the State Crime Command's Homicide Squad, are continuing their investigations into the matter.


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