Police Search For Man Accused Of Stabbing Officer

Police are still searching for a man they say stabbed an officer in the hand.  Officers are searching an area in Harrison county on highway 59 near the Panola county line.

A helicopter and search dogs are helping to look for 29 year old Andress Bravo of Wisconsin. Police say sergeant Chad Taylor with the north east Texas narcotics task force was riding in his personal truck with Bravo.

The sergeant was planning to use Bravo in an undercover operation. Police say Bravo managed to get sgt. Taylor's knife from him and stab him in the hand. The suspect took off into the woods. The officer was not seriously injured.

Amy Tatum reporting.  atatum@kltv.com