A 26-YEAR-OLD man is wanted by police after he failed to attend court.

Louis Launay whose last known address was Linkways West, Stevenage, failed to attend Stevenage Magistrates Court accused of assault.

Police are appealing to members of the public to help trace him.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Louis should call police on the non-emergency number 101. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.