Police seek man wanted in connection with assault in Sturgis


Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with an assault at Cato Lane Apartments in Sturgis Thursday night.

Officials say 26-year-old Jorel Gefferard is wanted for Assault with Intent to Murder and Malicious Destruction of a Building.

Gefferard is approximately 5 foot 10 inches and 160 pounds. He has brown eyes and black hair with short deadlocks. Gefferard also goes by the nicknames C.J. and Bug.

If you have any information, contact Det. Ryan Banaszak of the Sturgis Police Department at 269-651-3231 or central dispatch at 269-467-4195.