Police appeal to locate man wanted for alleged conspiracy to murder

Thursday, 16 December 2021 02:51:48 PM

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man who is wanted for an alleged murder conspiracy and participation in organised criminal groups in Sydney’s south-west.

Masood Zakaria – aged 26 – has an arrest warrant for conspire and agree to murder any person, two counts of knowingly direct activities of criminal group, participate criminal group contribute criminal activity, commercial drug supply, deal with proceeds of crime and contravene serious crime prevention order.

Detectives from the State Crime Command’s Criminal Groups Squad believe he is actively evading police and may be attempting to flee the country.

Masood Zakaria is described as being of Mediterranean/Middle Eastern appearance, about 180cm tall, obese build, with brown eyes, black hair and a beard.

Anyone who sights either man, or who has information relating to his whereabouts, is urged not to approach him and call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

Anyone with information about their whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.