Teen Stabbed After Being Assaulted In Street

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ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI) – A 19-year-old male fought off an unknown attacker Sunday evening, June 16, while walking on Bamberger in south St. Louis.  The victim says a man walked up to him and struck him in the face.  The two fought in the street. The suspect pulled a knife and stabbed the victim in the lower right torso.

The victim told St. Louis police the man in question was 5 feet tall, wearing a goatee, no shirt, blue jeans and a black skull cap.

Police are investigating the incident.

The victim is in stable condition at a local hospital.