POLICE are asking the public to call 999 if they see a wanted man from Wellington.

Lee Prouse, 32, is wanted in connection with an assault and public order incident.

He is believed to have links with both Taunton and Barnstaple.

"Prouse is described as white, male, about 5ft 10ins and of a large build," said a spokesperson for Avon and Somerset Police.

"He has a tattoo on the right-hand side of his neck.

"Anyone who sees him is asked not to approach him, but call 999 and give reference number 5221071944.

"If you know of his potential whereabouts, please call 101 and use the same reference number."