Sawyer Co. Authorities: Search Near Hayward Over

Sawyer Co. Authorities: Search Near Hayward Over

Updated: August 09, 2018 07:58 PM

The Sawyer County Sheriff's Office says their attempt to locate a person in conjunction with a stabbing investigation is over. 

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An alert was sent Thursday afternoon of them staging a search near Highway 77 and Wheeler road just east of Hayward. Nearly 3 hours later, a second alert was sent saying the incident has been resolved. No other details were released. 

The sheriff's office described the person they were seeking as a Native American male who is about six feet tall and weighs 215 pounds. 

Authorities advised in their initial alert that people who come across this person should not approach him, and instead call 911.

Details of the stabbing were not released.

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