A WANTED man with connections to Skipton is being sought by police.

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for information into the whereabouts of James Zak Kirk.

Mr Kirk is wanted in connection with an assault and despite police making extensive inquiries, he remains outstanding.

It is believed Mr Kirk lives in the Rochdale area but has connections to Skipton.

Anyone with information of him should ring the police on 101 with reference number 12180220736.

Information can also be left anonymously with Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.