The suspect in the Tuesday stabbing attack of a 31 year old Ocean Shores resident has been identified as 23 year old James Lemar Griffin.
Griffin is described as a black male, 6’2” tall and weighing 225 pounds. An arrest warrant for Assault 1st Degree has been issued.
The victim indicated that a man knocked on his trailer door and when he opened it the suspect sprayed a chemical in his face and cut his throat. The suspect then fled and the victim went into a home on the same lot and the owner contacted the police while helping to stop the bleeding.
The victim of the attack has been released from Harborview.
Anyone with information on Griffin’s whereabouts is asked to call the Ocean Shores Police Department at 360-289-3331.