Manhunt underway in Forrest County after stabbing incident

Manhunt underway in Forrest County after stabbing incident
A manhunt is underway in Forrest County near a trailer park on Lakeshore Drive.

FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A manhunt is underway in Forrest County after a stabbing incident.

Around 12:45 p.m. Forrest County deputies responded to a stabbing at a trailer park off Lakeshore Drive near Glendale Avenue.

There are conflicting reports of the number of suspects involved in the stabbing, but police say one suspect is being sought near the scene of the crime. A section of Glendale Avenue has been shut off for the search.

No description of the suspect is available at this time.

Police have called in K9 units to assist in the search.

Those in the area need to be on alert and call the Forrest County Sheriff's Department with any information.