SMITHFIELD -- Police are looking for a man they say assaulted a woman at a Smithfield hotel.

According to Sgt. Chris Meier, Garon Shears assaulted his child's mother at an event on July 28 at the Hampton Inn.

'Shears followed her around and verbally taunted her throughout the evening. When she left the event on foot Shears followed,' Meier wrote in a press release. 'He grabbed and dragged her back to the Hampton Inn. When they got in front of the Hampton Inn Shears threw the victim on the ground. She was able to get away and ran inside the hotel where she called 911.'

Shears is currently wanted for abduction, domestic assault and disorderly conduct.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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