Knife-wielding suspect on the run after attacking man in downtow - KMOV.com

Knife-wielding suspect on the run after attacking man in downtown St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – A suspect who attacked a man with a knife in downtown St. Louis Thursday evening is on the run.

The 41-year-old victim told police he was attempting to cross the street in the 1200 block of Locust around 5:45 p.m. when he was approached by three men, one of which began attacking him with a knife. Following the attack, the suspect left the scene in an unknown direction. 

The victim was taken to the hospital and treated for cuts to his arm and elbow.

The investigation is ongoing.

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