"If you see Murphy, do not attempt to engage with him, and call the police immediately."
Warwickshire Police have issued an appeal for information about a 20-year-old from Nuneaton.
Officers have put out the appeal for Aaron Murphy after it was reported that a serious assault took place on Thursday night outside a fast-food restaurant on Queen’s Road in Nuneaton town centre.
Warwickshire Police said: "Murphy is recorded as being approximately 170cm (5ft 6in) in height and of a proportionate build.
"He has links to Nuneaton, Bedworth, Coventry, Leamington, Hinckley, and Birmingham.
"If you see Murphy, do not attempt to engage with him, and call the police immediately.
"If you have information that could help us find Murphy, contact us using one of the following methods:
- Online at warwickshire.police.uk/report
- By phone at 101
- Anonymously by calling CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111"
The OIC is DS Gardner.
The incident is reported to have taken place on Thursday 23 November at just after 9 pm near a fast-food restaurant on Queen’s Road in Nuneaton Town Centre.
It allegedly involved three males in an altercation outside the restaurant, during which two of the males are reported to have pulled out knives.
The third male reportedly received a head injury after being slashed with a knife, followed by the two other males allegedly leaving the area and reportedly being seen attempting to intimidate passers-by.
The same night, a 20-year-old male from Nuneaton was arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon and for causing violent disorder following this incident.
Aaron Murphy (Image released by Warwickshire Police)