Police looking for man in connection with stabbing

Photo Credit: Dougherty County Jail, 2004

The Albany Police Department needs your help finding a man connected to an aggravated assault.

Police say witnesses told them Tarlton Wright, 44, was playing cards in the 600 block of Burke Avenue on Friday around 4:30 p.m. when a verbal altercation arose. APD says the victim, Grady Lee Ball, told them Wright pulled out a knife and struck him several times.

Ball was transported to the hospital for treatment.

Wright is 5'7" and weighs about 185 pounds. He was last seen wearing his Flint River Services uniform and was driving a blue 1999 Jeep Cherokee with the Georgia tag, 560 YGL.

If you have information regarding Wright, call Crime Stoppers at (229) 436-TIPS or the Albany Police Department at (229) 431-2100.