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Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Pedro Perez-Garrido, or sees him, is asked not to approach him and to call 911 instead. (VPD)

Vancouver police are asking for the public's help to find a man who allegedly threatened a woman and held her against her will and is now wanted on a province-wide warrant.

Police described Pedro Perez-Garrido as a "high-risk offender" and say he is Hispanic with brown hair and brown eyes, standing six feet one inch tall and weighing 180 pounds.

Perez-Garrido also has a tattoo of a flower on his left calf and one of the Virgin Mary on his upper back.

Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Perez-Garrido, or sees him, is asked not to approach him and instead to call 911 immediately.