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Officials Looking for Suspect After Girl Stabbed
A 14-year-old girl was stabbed late Thursday night in a home at 1100 West Calhoun Avenue.
The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office recieved a call at around 11:30 p.m. last night after the victim's mother came home to find her daughter had been stabbed multiple times.
Authorities said the suspect is still at large and they are asking the public to keep an eye out for any suspicious activity.
"She's at St. John's Hospital at this time and her condition is stable," Sgt. Eric Knowski of the Sangamon County Sheriff's Office said. "Due to this ongoing investigation that's all the information I can release at this time."
Knowski said there is no word yet if this was a break-in gone wrong or an attempted robbery.
This is an ongoing investigation, and officials said they have multiple law enforecement officials patrolling the streets in search for the suspect. Currently, there is no description of the suspect.
Authorities ask if you have any information on this stabbing to please call the Sangamon County Investigations Division at 753-6840.