(KMOV.com) Authorities are searching for a man suspected of attacking his girlfriend with a hatchet Wednesday night.
Officials said the suspect hit his girlfriend with a hatchet in the head and leg. The 50-year-old woman was taken to an area hospital and is listed in critical, stable condition.
The incident happened in the 4100 block of Carter in north St. Louis around 10 p.m.
Police said they know who the suspect is but they do not know where he is located. They have not released a description of the suspect.
No other details were immediately available.