A 23-year-old man is wanted by authorities in connection with assault of a female victim at a residence off Reed Road in Nesbit.
According to DeSoto County Sheriff's Department officials the suspect in the case has been identified as Jonathan Howard Comans, 23.
A warrant has been subsequently issued for Comans charging him with aggravated assault - domestic violence.
Lt. Charles Palmer with the DeSoto County Sheriff's Department said that authorities received a call alerting them to a domestic situation at
approximately 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20.
Deputies from the Desoto County Sheriff's Department responded to a domestic violence call in the 600 block of Reed Rd., just outside the city limits of Hernando.
The suspect fled the scene on foot, leading to a search of the area by K-9 and drone.
Perimeters were established in the neighborhood surrounding the home and nearby woods and fields were searched.
The victim was transported by ambulance to Baptist Memorial Hospital - DeSoto in Southaven for treatment of her injuries.