Police search for wanted man Michael Woods

Police hope the public will be able to help them find a man wanted for failing to appear at court for assault and traffic-related matters.

Michael Woods is described as about 175 centimetres tall with a medium build and black hair.

The 31-year-old is known to frequent the Maryborough, Horsham and Ballarat areas.

Police ask that anyone who sees Woods or has information about his whereabouts contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.