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Evansville Man Says He Was Stabbed by Unknown Driver While Walking

Police say the stabbing occurred in the 700 block of Florida Street near First Avenue.

Posted: Nov 15, 2020 11:40 AM
Updated: Nov 15, 2020 10:18 PM

Evansville Police say a person arrived at an area Emergency Room with a stab wound just after one Sunday morning.

Police say the stabbing occurred in the 700 block of Florida Street near First Avenue.

The man who was stabbed told police he was he was walking home, when a driver sped past the victim on the sidewalk at a high rate of speed.

The victim told police he yelled at the car to "slow down", that's when the unidentified car stopped, the driver got out, and stabbed the man in the left arm, the suspect then fled the scene.

The victim ran home, and drove himself to the ER where he was met by EPD detectives and hospital staff.

Anyone with any information is asked to call EPD or 911.

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