POLICE are asking the public to help them trace a man who they would like to speak to in connection with a serious assault in Cheshire.

Liam Neild is from Edleston and has links to Oldham.

The 32-year-old is white and around 6ft tall with a proportionate build. He has fair hair and blue eyes.

The assault took place on Cope Avenue in Nantwich on March 1, 2020.

The appeal is part of Cheshire Police Operation Hunted, which will be running all week.

Anyone who sees Neild or has information regarding his whereabouts is asked to call Cheshire Constabulary immediately on 101, quoting IML 881645.

Alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.