Male Caucasian, bald, early fifties, 182cm, 76kg, tattoo of Escher’s conjoined hands left shoulder blade, full-time TV scriptwriter, unpublished novelist, previous form as science journalist for print media.
Associates: known bikies, writers, artists, mountain climbers, various left wing groups and NGOs.
Two court appearances, neither related to his numerous speeding fines.
Known to be writing subversive material for children and young adults – two novels, one anthology, currently writing two further novels.
Evidence can be found at www.benmarshall-wordpirate.com. Watch list: code orange.