NORWOOD (CBS) — Police are looking for a man accused of attacking a group of people on Thanksgiving, including assaulting one person with his fist and a knife.
Police are asking for the public’s help in locating Stephen M. Dwyer, a fugitive who has a felony warrant out against him. Police say Dwyer is considered armed and dangerous, is “extremely violent” and is trained in mixed martial arts.READ MORE: Jerry Remy 'Resting Comfortably' At Hospital After Experiencing 'Shortness Of Breath' During Red Sox Telecast Friday
On Thanksgiving morning, police say Dwyer attacked a group that had gathered in Norwood, punching a man repeatedly in the face with his fist and a knife. He then threatened other party-goers with the knife before fleeing. Police say Dwyer has a long history of violent behavior and an extensive criminal record.READ MORE: Woburn Man Shot In Neck; Police Say Shooting May Have Been 'Accidental Or Unintentional'
Police released photos of Dwyer, but caution he may look different than he appears in the pictures.
If you have any information about where Dwyer may be, police ask that you not approach him and call your local police department. You can also call the Norwood Police Department’s confidential tip line at 781-440-5181, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.MORE NEWS: Steamship Authority Website Running Again After Ransomware Attack Last Week