Police have made an arrest after an appeal was issued to find a man officers had wanted to speak to.

Essex Police issued an appeal on Saturday to find a man, with ties to Maldon, Chelmsford, and Basildon is wanted by the police, who they wanted to speak to in connection with a recall to prison.

A spokesman for the force said: "A 23 year-old man was arrested yesterday (Sunday January 7) and is currently in custody.

"Thank you for sharing our appeal."