The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a stabbing that occurred in the Sterling Park community early Monday morning.
The victim reported he was confronted by man who got out of a vehicle on Dinwiddie Street. The victim said the man tried to take his cell phone and when he attempted to run away he was stabbed.
The victim ran to West Charlotte Street where he knocked on several doors before passersby stopped to help. The Sheriff’s Office was notified of the assault around 2:30 a.m.
The suspect was described as an approximately 25-year-old Hispanic man wearing a blue stripped shirt with blue baggie shorts. He 5-feet, 8-inches tall, with a heavy build.
The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment of injuries described as non-life-threatening.
Anyone with any information regarding this case is asked to contact Det. R. Reed at 703-777-1021.