Authorities searching for suspect in Kilgore knife attack
POSTED: Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 12:04am
Gregg County (KETK) — Sheriff Maxey Cerliano and the Gregg County Sheriff’s Office request your assistance in locating a wanted person in connection with an aggravated assault case.
In the early morning hours of Sunday, April 14th, an aggravated assault occurred at the Fantasy Ranch, 6412 Highway 31 West in Kilgore. A patron at the club received serious injuries from a knife attack after a brief argument.
The suspect, Eric Blake Eakin, 27, is described as a white male, 6’6” tall, approx. 250 lbs., bald and blue eyes.
He has numerous tattoos on his head, face and entire body. The most recognizable tattoos being “Hellraiser” on the left cheek and spiders on right cheek and chin. Since this photograph, Eakin has tattooed the entire top of his head.
Eakin has outstanding felony warrants for aggravated assault and evading arrest or detention. Consider him armed and extremely dangerous.
Contact Gregg County Crime Stoppers at (903) 236-STOP or Investigator Terry Mitchell at (903) 237-2529.