POLICE are hunting Daryl Stannard after his ex-girlfriend was violently attacked.

His ex-partner bruising and damage was caused to furniture at her home during the incident in Horsham on January 20.

Officers want to talk to Stannard about allegations of assault, criminal damage and controlling and coercive behaviour.

He is white, six foot tall and muscular with short dark brown hair and green/hazel eyes.

Detective Constable Chris Wright said; "We believe Standard may still be in the Horsham area.

"If you see him or know where he is, do not approach him but call us on 101 or contact us online, quoting Serial 596 of 21/01."