Lawrence police investigate overnight stabbing, robbery

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LAWRENCE, Ind. – Officers with the Lawrence Police Department are investigating a stabbing and robbery that occurred overnight.

Police say the incident occurred around 2 a.m. in a parking lot near the intersection of Pendleton Pike and North Franklin Road.

The 38-year-old male victim reports that as he was exiting his vehicle he was approached by two men who displayed a knife and demanded his cell phone.

During the robbery, one of the suspects used the knife to cut his chest. He was transported to a hospital for treatment, and the injury is believed to be non-life threatening.

A description of the suspects is unavailable at this time.

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