A man who stabbed a co-worker at a Centralia slaughterhouse Wednesday has been arrested, police said.
The suspect is a 35-year-old Chehalis man and was taken to the Lewis County Jail, sheriff's deputies reported.
He is accused of stabbing a co-worker in the neck around 11:30 a.m. while the two worked at the Beef Shop.
The victim was taken to Providence Centralia Hospital in critical condition.
Deputies said the suspect fled the scene on foot.
A Washington State Patrol plane and Thurston County police dog team were called in to assist with the suspect search.