Yavapai County authorities continue to search for attempted murder suspect, 42-year-old Robert Pearsall and Yavapai Silent Witness has increased the reward for information leading to his arrest to a total of $8,000. Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials say Pearsall approached a man in the Drake area of Prescott back on September 8th, 2018 and without warning, struck the man in the head, face and chest multiple times with a hardened piece of wood. The attack caused severe swelling and blood loss to the head and face of the victim. Pearsall fled the scene after being confronted by witnesses. The victim survived the attack, but suffered a concussion, partial loss of his right ear and multiple cuts and bruises. Pearsall is described as a white male, five-feet-eleven inches tall and 165 pounds with blonde balding hair and green eyes. He is wanted on attempted first degree homicide as well as two counts of aggravated assault. If anyone has information on his whereabouts, contact Yavapai Silent Witness at 1-800-932-3232 or submit a tip online at yavapaisw.com.