HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (KTHV) – The Hot Springs Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a wanted man.

Kenneth Coates, 48, is wanted for 45 counts of sexually explicit conduct involving a child.

Police say his last known address was on the 1200 block of Akers Road in Hot Springs.

Coates is described as 5’10” and 210 pounds.

If you have any information about his whereabouts, you are asked to contact the Hot Springs Police Department at 501-321-6789. Police ask that no one approach Coates if you see him.

Stay with THV11 and for more details as they become available.