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WATCH: Spokane County Detectives searching for man who stabbed juvenile several times in north Spokane County

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

The Spokane County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help finding the man responsible for stabbing a juvenile in the early morning hours of May 23, 2018. 

The Sheriff's Office says four juveniles went to Mountain Side Middle School between the hours of 2:30 a.m. and 3:00 a.m. because they were bored. 

As the left, one of the kids realized he forgot his cell phone and ran back to get it. As he opened the car door, a man approached, pushed him into the driver's seat and began hitting/stabbing the kid before running away into the woods. 

The victim was stabbed three times, once in the arm and twice in the abdomen. He did not receive treatment for the wounds until later that night after reporting the incident, but the wounds were not life-threatening. 

The suspect was an older, possibly adult man with facial hair. He was wearing khaki pants/shorts and a gray/dark hoodie. 

"The involved juveniles were unable to provide any additional information regarding the suspect or why he assaulted the victim," the Sheriff's Office said. 

 Major Crimes Detectives are hoping someone can provide information regarding a possible motive or can help identify the suspect. 

Investigators also ask residents in the area (specifically Day Mt. Spokane Rd. between Freya Rd-Fairview Rd. and the Brighton Place neighborhood) with security systems to review their video footage of May 23, 2018, between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 4:30 a.m., for any potential video of the suspect or suspicious activity.   

Anyone with information regarding this assault, or can provide any tips which could help investigators, is urged to call Detective Marc Melville at 509-477-3325, reference #10068769.

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