Avon & Somerset Police are asking for help to find Robin Leaver, who is wanted for failing to attend court.
The 32-year-old man was due to attend Taunton Crown Court on 18 July for sentencing following an unprovoked assault on a woman in Taunton in August last year, which left her with life changing injuries and a broken jaw.
Robin Leaver is a black man, about 5ft 4ins tall of muscular build with black hair and brown eyes.
He has close links with Bristol, especially the St Werburghs and St Pauls areas of the city. Until recently Robin Leaver was living in the Taunton area.
Anyone spotting him is advised not to approach him but call 999 quoting reference 5219165276