Man stabbed at White Oaks Lodge in Hampton

Posted at 10:30 AM, Jan 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-04 10:38:18-05

Hampton, Va. – Hampton police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in a stabbing at the White Oaks Lodge on Kecoughtan Road Saturday afternoon.

Officers received a call about the stabbing at 1:34 pm. When they arrived, they found a 33-year-old Hampton man suffering from several stab wounds.

He was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The investigation revealed that the victim was inside when a fight broke out between him and the unknown suspect. During the altercation, the victim was stabbed and the suspect fled the scene before police arrived.

There is no suspect description at this time and police continue to investigate motive and circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone with information that will assist police is encouraged to contact the Hampton Police Division at 727-6111 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also send an anonymous tip via text message to the Crime Line by texting “HAMPTONPDTIPS” plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Crime Line callers remain anonymous and never appear in court. If a Crime Line call results in an arrest, the caller is eligible for a reward up to $1,000.00.