Police hunt for wanted man Paul Shields, also known as Errol Reid, with links to Bromley

PUBLISHED: 11:43 04 August 2017 | UPDATED: 11:44 04 August 2017

Paul Shields

Paul Shields


He is wanted in connection with three alleged offences

Police are appealing for the public’s help to track down a man wanted in connection with at least two alleged violent offences.

Paul Shields, 47, is known to use an alias of Errol Reid, and has links to the borough, as well as Croydon and South Norwood.

The public has been warned not to approach Shields, pictured with his eyes closed, and instead dial 999 immediately.

A spokesperson from Met Police said Shields is “sought in connection with three alleged offences, including grievous bodily harm and common assault.

“He is a black man, about 5ft 9ins tall, of heavy build with short, receding black hair.

“Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call officers at Croydon on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit

“You can also Tweet information to police @MetCC.”

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