Police are hunting for a 6ft 4ins man with red hair who may be in Hailsham.
Jason Tilley is wanted by police in Brighton for recall to prison for breaching the terms of his release licence. He is described as clean-shaven with short dyed red hair and blue eyes.
He comes from Brighton and is currently believed still to be in the Brighton area, but does have connections in Hailsham.
He was released from prison on May 30 after serving part of his 30-month sentence for threats to kill, and the Probation Service have now asked police to arrest him.
PC Max Lippert said, “Tilley is not believed to be a direct physical threats to members of the general public but anyone who sees him or knows where he may be should simply call us on 101 quoting serial 1517 of 30/5.
“You can also call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”