A detention deputy was shot multiple times and law enforcement officers are looking for a man wanted for multiple assaults near an apartment complex in Henry County, GA, according to the Henry County sheriff.

Officials said the deputy is in critical but stable condition after being life-flighted to a hospital. Law enforcement officers are actively looking for an "armed and dangerous" person of interest, Fox 5 reports.

Henry County Sheriff Reginald Scandrett said law enforcement is looking for 32-year-old Brenston Bernard Thomas. He's wanted for assaults in Clayton County and Miami, Florida. The sheriff said Thomas could be in a gray 2020 Toyota Camry with license plate CKD81418. He has two distinct New Orleans Saints tattoos on his neck.