ST. LOUIS ( -- A man waiting to be picked up at Lambert Airport was reportedly stabbed by another man the night of July 9.

The stabbing happened just before 8 p.m. outside of the Gate 5 waiting area, according to a spokesperson for the airport. The man waiting to be picked up was stabbed in the upper body. 

Wanted Suspect

Verron Shaw, 25, has been charged after allegedly stabbing a man at Lambert Airport

The stabbing suspect ran back inside the airport and toward the MetroLink. The suspect hasn't been arrested but has allegedly been identified from a Facebook Live video. 

Less than a week after the crime, the airport released an image of a person of interest wanted in connection with the stabbing. Officials said the wanted man is 6-foot tall and has a distinctive mark on his face from a birth mark or an old injury. 

Airport officials asked for help from the St. Louis County Police Department. 

The man stabbed was taken to the hospital and was released the next day.

Anyone with information is asked to call 314-426-8100.

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