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Police are looking for Reece Purcell. Photo NSW Police.

The police are appealing for public assistance to find a man wanted on an arrest warrant in the Nothern Rivers.

Reece Purcell, aged 23, is wanted on an outstanding warrant relating to an alleged stabbing.

Mr Purcell is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, about 175cm tall, with a medium build, with dark curly hair, a dark moustache and beard stubble. He was last seen wearing a light-coloured t-shirt, with writing on the front.

He is known to frequent Tweed Heads and Coolangatta in Queensland.

Anyone who sees the man is urged to contact local police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.


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