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Lexington Man Recovering, Suspect Sought In Stabbing

Posted at 5:33 AM, Jun 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-10 05:33:35-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Lexington were investigating after a man reported being stabbed Sunday evening.

Authorities said the stabbing occurred about 6:45 p.m. in the 700 block of Magoffin Street.

The male victim told police he walked out his front door and was stabbed by black male, who then fled on foot along with a white female.

The victim suffered one stab wound to the abdomen, police said. He was taken to the University of Kentucky Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said the victim told them he did not know of any reason someone would injure him.