CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WVEC) -- Chesapeake police are searching for a man charged with rape and assault.

Clifton Newsome, 30, is wanted in connection with an incident that took place in the early morning of Jan. 1, 2017.

Newsome is described as 5'9" and 160 pounds, with tattoos on his neck and left hand.

Anyone with information on where Newsome may be is asked to call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.