Man wanted in sexual abuse of minor

Saeedhul Ismail, 29, Bangladesh. (Photo/Maldives Police Service)

Police are searching for a Bangladeshi national wanted in connection to an investigation into the sexual abuse of a minor.

According to police, Saeedhul Ismail, 29, is wanted for questioning in connection to a case under investigation by the L. Fonadhoo Police Station.

The police released his picture, seeking the public’s aid in locating him, on Thursday.

Police said his whereabouts was unknown, and that they had therefore been unable to serve him with summons.

Ismail is required to present himself to the Fonadhoo Police Station at 10:00 am on May 11.