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Police search for stabbing suspect in Riverfront Park

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Police are looking for a stabbing suspect in Riverfront Park. Police are looking for a stabbing suspect in Riverfront Park.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane police are looking for the person who stabbed someone in Riverfront Park. It happened just after 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Police say the victim was stabbed in the neck in the park, then ran across the street to Boo Radley's and asked to use a phone to call 911. Employees there said the man appeared to be lucid, but said he'd been stabbed by someone he knew.

Police arrived shortly thereafter and began searching for the stabber, but could not find that person. They also said the stabbing was not random, and the two knew each other.

The victim was taken to the hospital with injuries described as life-threatening. Police are asking people in the downtown area to keep their eyes open for anything suspicious.

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