Man stabbed near Lynchburg restaurants, police searching for female suspect

Man taken to hospital with non-life-threatening stab wounds


LYNCHBURG, Va. – A man was stabbed in Lynchburg on Thursday night and police are still searching for the suspect.

Police responded to a report of a stabbing on Wards Road in the parking lot between Subway and Koto Japanese Steakhouse at 8:32 p.m.

The man, whose name hasn’t been released, was taken to Lynchburg General Hospital with non-life-threatening stab wounds.

Officers immediately started searching for a suspect, who they described as a 5-foot-tall woman with jaw-length dark hair. She was possibly near Laundry Land and Koto Japanese Steakhouse, police say.

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