A POTENTIALLY violent man is wanted by Burnley and Padiham Police for an attack on a woman in her 60s and on a pregnant woman, as well as threatening people with a machete and committing criminal damage on a car.

Reece Murgatroyd, 21, is described as a white male, 5ft 8, of slim build with short dark brown hair.

He has links to the Padiham and Hapton areas.

Murgatroyd is known to carry weapons and can be violent.

Anyone with information can call police on 101, quoting log 2240-08082020.