LENOIR CITY (WATE) – The Loudon County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect accused of assaulting someone with a machete.

Deputies say the alleged domestic assault happened Friday night on Hackney Chapel Road. The victim had minor injuries. The weapon was found at the home.

Officials say the suspect ran off and likely got a ride out of the area. He is described as a Hispanic male not wearing a shirt. Anyone with information is asked to call 911. Deputies do not believe the suspect is a danger to the public.