- Abdul Nahar went missing from Burtwood Lane in London on Tuesday
- The 26-year-old fugitive is described as a risk to himself and the public
- Officers have warned people not to approach mentally ill Nahar
- Anyone with information about Nahar's location is asked to call the police
A violent fugitive from a secure mental health unit is being hunted by police.
Abdul Nahar, 26, was last seen in Burntwood Lane, Wandsworth, south London, at around 12.16pm on Tuesday.
Scotland Yard warned the public to call 999 if they spot him, and added: 'Abdul has mental health issues and is a risk to the public and himself.
The public are advised not to approach him.
The Metropolitan Police has warned members of the public to stay away from Abdul Nahar, pictured