Suspect sought for stabbing man outside of convenience store, stealing his wallet, reports TPD

Posted at 12:59 PM, Aug 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-09 13:59:10-04

TULSA – Police are searching for a man accused of stabbing another person several times outside of a local convenience store.

The victim was at a store called The Dash Inn when the suspect allegedly approached them and asked for a cigarette. When the victim reached for one, he told police that the suspect then stabbed him several times.

Afterwards, the victim discovered that his wallet was missing.

He was transported to a nearby hospital for non-life threatening injuries, reports Tulsa police.

The suspect is described as a black man, 5-foot-9 and is believed to be around 30 to 40 years of age. The man was reportedly not wearing a shirt at the time of the stabbing, reports police, but was wearing off-white pants.