1 injured, 1 sought in Hattiesburg stabbing

1 injured, 1 sought in Hattiesburg stabbing
Alpine Village Apartments

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are searching for a suspect from an afternoon stabbing that hospitalized a man.

Police responded to a report of a stabbing at 312 North 39th Avenue at the Alpine Village apartments around 5:30 p.m.

One person was transported to the hospital by ambulance with stab wounds from the scene according to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler.

Witnesses stated the incident happened at apartment 21 in the complex, but would not comment further.

Police are searching for a male suspect they say is involved in the incident.

If you have any information about the incident, call Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-stop.