Pine Bluff Police are asking for help in locating a man wanted in connection with two felony allegations.


Melvin Sanders, 46, is being sought on charges of second-degree battery and first-degree terroristic threatening stemming from an incident Dec. 29 in the 1200 block of Ohio Street.


According to a news release, Sanders was reportedly involved in an altercation and the victim was allegedly punched, kicked, and struck in the head with a jack stand.


Arrest warrants have been issued on those charges as well as an absconder warrant.


Sanders was described as being about 5-feet 9-inches tall and weighing approximately 296 pounds.


Anyone with information about Sanders is asked to contact the Pine Bluff Police Department’s Detective Division at 730-2090 or the dispatch center at 541-5300.


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