Public’s Help Sought in Identifying Chesterfield Stabbing Suspect
In Burlington County, the Chesterfield Township Police Department releases a composite sketch of a stabbing suspect in hopes of getting leads from the public.
On Tuesday, April 8th, a male victim was confronted by the suspect in his garage on Galestown Road at approximately 8:30 a.m. after he returned from dropping off his children at their school bus stop. Police said during the confrontation, the suspect stabbed the victim in the abdomen and then walked away.
The suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male, around 5"10, 160 lbs, a beard and wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt. A search for the suspect with police dogs turned up nothing. The victim was taken to the Capital Health Regional Medical Center and was last listed in stable condition with a non-life threatening stab wound.
Police are asking for the public's help in the ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Chesterfield Township Police Department at (609) 291-0912. After hours call Burlington County Central Communications at (609) 723-8300.