HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (KTHV) -- The Hot Springs Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted man who is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Police say that 37-year-old JW Wayne Riggins is wanted for rape. He is possibly driving an older model red pick-up truck.

Riggins is considered armed and dangerous, and police warn the public not to approach him.

If you have any information about his whereabouts, you are asked to call 911 or contact Detective Mark Fallis at 501-321-6789 at extension 6720.

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