Chief Timothy Hanlon and the Whitman Police Department are actively seeking to identify a suspect in a stabbing that happened at an apartment complex Tuesday night.
Whitman Police received a 911 call at 8:15 p.m. Tuesday reporting a stabbing at an apartment complex on Myrtle Ave. When officers arrived, they located a 27-year-old male victim who was suffering from multiple stab wounds to the head and face.
After the stabbing, the victim walked to a neighbor’s home where he requested medical assistance, and the neighbor called 911.
The victim was transported by ambulance to South Shore Hospital in Weymouth. His current condition is unknown.
The suspect fled the scene following the incident. He was last seen heading east on West Street. He is described as a male in his 20s, wearing a light green fleece jacket with black shoulders and a black hood. The suspect also had a white backpack and wore white and black sneakers.
Anyone with information about this incident or who can identify the suspect is asked to call Whitman Police at 781-447-1212.
No further information is available at this time.