Pickerington Man Charged With Attempted Murder Of Co-Worker


A Pickerington man was arrested by the Fairfield County Sheriff's Office after he stabbed and assaulted a co-worker last week.

According to sheriff's office, 55-year-old Lawrence Regal Byrd has been charged with attempted murder.

Officials say Byrd allegedly stabbed his 37-year-old co-worker at his home Tuesday night into Wednesday morning.

Detective said the two became involved in a physical altercation where Byrd cut the victim multiple times.

The two were eventually pulled apart by another resident in the home.

The victim was taken to a local hospital. There is no update on her condition at this time.

Byrd could be sent to prison for up to 10 year and a $20,000 fine.