Officers from Peterlee police are wanting to speak to 48-year-old Kevin Partland in connection to a suspected assault.
The 48-year-old has links to Peterlee, Seaham and Durham City.
A Peterlee spokesperson said: “Officers would like to speak to the 48-year-old in connection with a suspected assault.
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“Kevin has links to Peterlee, Seaham and Durham City. Anyone who's seen him is asked to call us on 101.”