Wood County authorities are advising the public to be cautious of a criminal on the run.

32-year-old Michael Paul Koch is wanted wanted for Evading Arrest Felony 3. The Wood County Sheriff's Department says Koch may be in the Upshur, Hawkins, or Van Zandt County area.

Koch is described as 6'2, 180 pounds. If you have any information as to the whereabouts of Koch contact local authorities.