UPDATE: 1:48 p.m. | The woman who was stabbed while waiting for a bus in Seattle’s South Park neighborhood Friday morning said she was attacked by two women, one woman she knew and a stranger, according to a Seattle Police report.
The woman told officers she had known the person who attacked her for about three years and only knew the woman’s first name. She said the attackers accused her of trash talking about them on Facebook.
The victim endured “slashing and cutting” with a carpet knife and was punched in the head, police said.
Police did not provide descriptions of the suspects.
UPDATE, 11:45 a.m. | A woman who was stabbed while waiting for a bus in Seattle’s South Park neighborhood was cut on her eyebrow, chin and left thigh.
Seattle Fire Department spokesman Kyle Moore said the woman in her mid-20s was conscious when she was taken to Harborview Medical Center.
Seattle police are investigating whether the woman was hurt after some sort of dispute on Facebook. Police said they believe the woman knew at least one of the people who attacked her.
A description of the alleged attacker, or attackers, has not been released by police.
This post will be updated.
ORIGINAL POST | Seattle police are searching for two men who reportedly stabbed a woman at a bus stop in South Seattle Friday morning.
Police were called to the 1000 block of South Cloverdale Street around 4:45 a.m. for a report of an injured woman on a sidewalk. The woman told police that she was waiting for a bus when two men attacked her, stabbing her in the face and shoulders before they took off. Officers were unable to find the men.
A police spokesman said there is no report of anything being stolen from the woman.
The woman was taken to Harborview Medical Center. She is listed in satisfactory condition, said hospital spokeswoman Susan Gregg.