Police looking for stabbing suspect

By Beau Ebenezer

Police looking for stabbing suspect

July 3, 2014 Updated Jul 3, 2014 at 6:53 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Police are looking for a suspect in a stabbing that hospitalized a man Wednesday.

Police said they responded to OSF St. Francis Medical Center on a report of a man being stabbed.

The victim said he was walking in the 300 block of East Pennsylvania Avenue when a man driving a black Ford Explorer stopped him.

The suspect exited the front passenger seat and stabbed the victim in the shoulder with a knife. The victim was also cut in the face.

The suspect took off in the car in an unknown direction.

Police are investigating.