Bristow authorities say a man there was beaten nearly to death when he went to his girlfriend's home Friday afternoon.
Investigators say he was punched, kicked and stomped by a friend of the girlfriend's family.
Authorities believe that friend was 42-year-old Jerry Smith and they want to find him. They say he may be in the Milfay area between Bristow and Stroud.
Anyone with information can call Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation at 1-800-522-8017.