Hamilton police are seeking a 32-year-old man who has an extensive history of dishonesty and violence.

Police are warning people not to approach Christopher Daniel Hubbard, as he is known to use firearms.

Hubbard is believed to be driving a silver Mazda Atenza.

Anyone with information is asked to call Hamilton police on (07) 858 6200 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.