LPD: Man wanted for aggravated assault

LPD: Man wanted for aggravated assault

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The Laurel Police Department is searching for a man wanted for aggravated domestic assault.

Gregory Nix, Jr., is wanted by the police department after an incident that occurred on Saturday.

Around 10 p.m. Saturday, LPD officers responded to a call in reference to an assault complaint, according to an LPD press release.

When officers arrived, they found a woman suffering from multiple lacerations to her arms, legs and head.

According to the press release, Nix entered the victim's residence and began to assault her with a sharp object.

Nix was not at the scene at the time of the officers' arrival. The victim was transported to South Central Regional Medical Center for treatment, according to the press release.

Any further information on this incident can be directed to the Laurel Police Department at (601) 425-4711 or Jones County Crime Stoppers at (601) 428-STOP.