MANHUNT: Man charged with assault and battery, strangling wanted in Lynchburg

Khatab Atheme Hashim, 20, is this week's manhunt subject (BRRJ)

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- Lynchburg Police are looking for a man they said is wanted on several charges including assault and battery.

Khatab Atheme Hashim, 20, is this week's manhunt subject.

Hashim is wanted on a failure to appear for charges including assault and battery and violating a protective order and failure to appear for custody -- according to the Blue Ridge Regional Jail, he is also facing charges of strangling another causing wounding or injury and damaging a telephone line to prevent someone from calling 911.

Police said he's also wanted on additional charges from surrounding areas.

He's described as 6-feet-6, 190 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

If you've seen Hunt, call or text crimestoppers at 1-888-798-5900 or 274637.

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