Police searching for stabber

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Laurel police are on the hunt for a man who allegedly stabbed a man in an attempt to steal his paycheck.

Police said Wednesday afternoon a 20-year-old victim alleged he was stabbed in the hand and the chest on 16th Avenue at Blues Grocery.

Officers said the individual drove himself to South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel after the incident.

Police said they are looking for a black male around 6 feet tall with a medium build. He was last seen wearing red jogging pants, a white t-shirt and a black bandana.