Ilford man Nigio Habib featured on Crimewatch after police appeal over grenade

Nigio Habib

Nigio Habib - Credit: Archant

An Ilford man is wanted in connection with an incident where a hand grenade was thrown at a house and bullets were fired.

Police have launched an appeal for help to find Nigio Habib, 41, following the incident at a house in Essex.

An appeal for help finding him was put out on BBC Crimewatch on Tuesday night.

Habib – who has connections to Ilford, London and Birmingham – has a small scar on the side of his nose and is described as having a London accent.

He also goes by the names Claudio Mohammed or just “Jimmy”.


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Anyone with any information about him should contact Essex Police on 0300 333 4444 or call Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111.

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