The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is now looking for a domestic assault suspect.
Deputies responded to a violent domestic assault in the early morning hours on Saturday. Dustin Huff, of Ava, fled into the woods with a riffle near the end of highway KK before deputies arrived.
The victim was hospitalized with severe injuries.
Huff should be considered armed and dangerous.
If you see him you should not attempt to apprehend him.
If you have any information regarding Huff's whereabouts you are asked to call the Sheriff's Office at (417) 683-1020.