A 27-YEAR-OLD man from Padgate is wanted by police.

Warrington Magistrates’ Court has issued a warrant for the arrest of Scott Stevens, who was recently known to be living on King George Crescent, Padgate.

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The warrant was issued on October 4 after Stevens failed to appear at the court to answer an assault charge.

Stevens is described as white, around 5ft 11ins with a slim build.

He has brown hair and blue eyes and is believed to be in Warrington or Newcastle upon Tyne.

Anyone who sees Stevens or has any information regarding his whereabouts is asked to contact Cheshire Police on 101, quoting 18100311195, give the details via cheshire.police.uk/contact/general-enquiries or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.