Police hunt English overstayer for aggravated robbery

Kyle Nicholls (NZ Police / supplied)
Kyle Nicholls (NZ Police / supplied)

The hunt is on for an overstaying English tourist accused of aggravated robbery, burglary and assault in Auckland's North Shore.

Police say Kyle Nicholls' visitor visa expired at the end of January and he's now in the country illegally.

His charges relate to an allegedly robbed a property in the suburb of Hillcrest on March 1.

Police say he could be staying with associates or backpackers in the wider Auckland area.

Anyone who sees Nicholls should call 111 immediately. Police warn he could be violent.

Information can be provided to Detective Constable Simon Robertson on (09) 477 5261, or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.