Suspect arrested after manhunt, assaulting 2 in Ada

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Ada, Okla. – A manhunt was underway after a suspect reportedly assaulted two people at a party in Ada.

Police were searching for Tyler Beard, who may have been be on his way to Oklahoma City.

Beard attended the party Sunday morning with his girlfriend.

After becoming intoxicated, he was asked by a man to leave.

An intoxicated Beard became enraged and stabbed the man multiple times before trying to flee the scene with his girlfriend.

A woman at the scene approached the two as they were trying to leave, when Beard took a baseball bat out of his car, beating the woman.

Investigators were asking for the public’s help in locating Beard and his girlfriend.

He’s described as Native American, driving a white Chevy HHR with right side damage and a Creek Nation license plate.

Later Sunday, an arrest was made in Hughes County.

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