DETROIT, MI – The Detroit Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying a suspect wanted in connection to a non-fatal stabbing that occurred on the city’s east side.
On Saturday, January 02, 2021, at approximately 2:22 a.m., in the 12900 block of E.7 Mile Rd., the suspect approached the 27-year-old female victim while inside of the local laundromat. As she began to back away from him, the suspect produced a knife and stabbed her. The victim fled to a nearby gas station for help. The suspect then took the victim’s purse and also fled the scene. Medics transported the victim to a local hospital where she was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Suspect is described as a black male, medium complexion and clean shaven. He was last seen wearing a black skull cap, black coat with a hood, black sweater with ‘Detroit” on the front. The sweater also had a red and white design on the bottom of it. He also wearing tan shoes and had rings on each finger on his right hand.
If anyone has information pertaining to this crime, they are asked to please contact Detroit Police Department’s Ninth Precinct at (313) 596-5940 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.