Early on Wednesday morning, Lanark OPP confirmed they were searching for a male suspect near Carleton Place. The man is considered to be “armed and dangerous,” and is wanted in connection with a very serious assault at a Highway 7 motel.

UPDATE: The man has been identified as Shane Sabourin, who is 30-years-old and has black hair and blue eyes. 

EARLIER: According to Lanark OPP, who shared the details via Twitter, the suspect may be armed with a knife. He fled the scene on foot and was last spotted around the highway.

#LanarkOPP is searching #CarletonPlace for a suspect considered armed and dangerous.

OPP East Region

The man is described as a tall, white male with an average build. He is believed to be wearing a long-sleeve black shirt and pants.

The public is urged not to approach the suspect. Instead, they should call 911 immediately.

There are no further details at this time.

Via OPP East Region

*This article's cover image is for illustrative purposes only.

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