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Man wanted in Southwark stabbing

Police are searching for a man who was recorded fleeing the scene of a stabbing in Southwark on Aug. 13.

Man wanted in Southwark stabbing

Police are searching for a man who was recorded fleeing the scene of a stabbing in Southwark on Aug. 13.

The unidentified victim was driving along Federal Street near 7th and stopped at a stop sign around 10:10 a.m., police said. When the suspect approached the victim’s car and kicked his driver’s side door, the victim got out of the car to confront the suspect. The suspect stabbed the man and fled west on Federal Street.

The suspect is described as a clean-shaven Asian or Hispanic man who is between 30 and 40-years-old. He is about 5 feet 4 inches tall, weighs about 180 pounds and has a stocky build. The man was wearing a white T-shirt, khaki shorts, black high-top sneakers and a black baseball cap.

Tipsters are asked to call the tip line at 215-686-TIPS (8477) or text information to the department at PPDTIP (773847). Tipsters may also submit information online.  

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