Update: Austin has turned himself in to the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office.
The Wytheville Police Department is looking for the suspect in a slashing that occurred Tuesday afternoon.
Police say Qwashon Samuel Cordail Austin, 24, of Wytheville is a fugitive and is considered to be armed and dangerous.
According to a WPD press release, he is wanted in the wounding of Randolph Campbell, 51 of Wytheville. Police were called to the Otey Apartments, 140 S. 1st St., Wytheville, at 3:22 p.m. There, they found Campbell behind the apartment building with a severe laceration to his left arm.
Austin fled the scene before officers arrived.
Campbell was treated by Wytheville Fire and Rescue and transferred by helicopter to a Level I Trauma Center for his injuries.
Warrants have been obtained for Austin for felony aggravated malicious wounding.
If anyone knows of Austin’s immediate location, please call 911.
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Information and tips can be called into the WPD 24-hour non-emergency number (276)223-3300, afterhours press option #1 to be connected to a dispatcher.