Police have issued an urgent appeal to locate a 65-year-old man in connection with a “serious domestic incident.”
Gwent Police are seeking Anthony Manson, who is also known as Tony and Antonio, following the incident in the Welsh village of Tintern.
According to the police, Mr Manson may have vital information that can assist with their investigation. The victim is currently safe and receiving support from specially trained officers.
A statement from the police mentioned that since the early hours of Monday morning, officers have been conducting a search in a wooded area in Tintern as part of their ongoing efforts to locate Mr Manson.
As a precautionary measure to ensure public safety, specially trained firearms officers have also been present in the area.
Anthony is described as having a slim build and a grey beard. It is believed that he is accompanied by a Cano Corso dog.