A BRITISH expat is wanted by the Guardia Civil for allegedly stabbing his wife in the back.

The 41-year-old unnamed Brit is said to live in Pinar de Campoverde, in Murcia.

He is alleged to have been working illegally as a taxi with his private vehicle on the Orihuela Costa.

The wife is said to be seriously injured.

Anyone with information should call the Guardia Civil on 062.