PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Police are now searching for a man they say is a suspect in a late night stabbing in Portsmouth.
Police called a local hospital around 2:55 a.m. Saturday for a 34-year-old man with a stab wound. Officials said the man suffered non-life-threatening injuries but is currently in stable condition.
A preliminary investigation into the incident led police to a crime scene near the 100 block of Dale Drive.
After further investigation, police identified 34-year-old Eddie F. Hunter Jr. as a suspect. Hunter is currently wanted on multiple charges including robbery, stabbing or cutting in commission of a felony and aggravated malicious assault.
Individuals with information may submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, downloading the P3 Tips app on a mobile device, or visiting www.P3tips.com and give a tip.
https://www.wavy.com/news/local-news/portsmouth/portsmouth-police-seeking-man-wanted-in-overnight-stabbing-victim-sustains-life-threatening-injuries/ Portsmouth Police seek man wanted overnight for stabbing; Victim suffers life-threatening injuries