Fayette County Sheriff's Office searching for man wanted in stabbing

Photo of Eric Bruce provided by the Fayette County Sheriff's Office

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ohio - The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted in connection to a stabbing on Forest Street in Washington Court House early Tuesday morning.

The sheriff's office said Eric Bruce is wanted for felonious assault and domestic violence.

The victim was treated and released from the hospital on Tuesday, according to the sheriff's office.

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Bruce reportedly frequents Eyman Park in the area of the ponds, the sheriff’s office said.

The sheriff's office said Bruce's head may now be shaved and he should not be wearing glasses.

He was last seen wearing gray pants and a shirt of an unknown color.

The sheriff’s office urges people to not approach Bruce if they see him. Instead, they should contact the sheriff’s office at (740) 335-6170.