Laurel police searching for man who beat his pregnant girlfriend

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Laurel police are hunting a man who allegedly broke almost every bone in his pregnant girlfriend's face.

Around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, police claim Steven Hailes, 23, attacked his 4-month-pregnant girlfriend.

Police said Hailes fled the scene, and the victim was rushed to South Central Regional Medical Center where she underwent emergency surgery Thursday.

If you know the whereabouts of the suspect, please call Laurel police.