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25-year-old stabbed multiple times after suspect asked for money at Detroit bus stop

Detroit police searching for man in connection with stabbing, robbery

Detroit police are searching for a man in connection with a stabbing and robbery at a bus stop. (WDIV)

DETROIT – Detroit police are searching for a man wanted in connection with a stabbing and robbery at a bus stop on the city's east side.

A 25-year-old man was standing at the bus stop near 7 Mile Road and Van Dyke Avenue around 3:30 a.m. Thursday when the man in the photo above approached him, police said.

The man asked for money and other items, and when the 25-year-old refused, the man pulled out a knife and stabbed him several times in the abdominal area, officials said.

The 25-year-old said his cellphone was stolen.

Crime Stoppers of Michigan is offering a cash reward of $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest of the man in the picture above.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP or visit the website at www.1800speakup.org. Tipsters can remain completely anonymous.


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