Stabbing in Temple Leaves Man Hospitalized
Police in Temple are investigating after a man was found stabbed early Friday morning.
Temple Police Department spokesman Cody Weems reports that officers were dispatched to the CEFCO convenience store at 605 North 3rd Street in response to a stabbing victim around 4:45 AM.
When officers arrived, they found a male victim who was transported to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center.
The man's injuries were described as life-threatening. Detectives believe the stabbing occurred not at the CEFCO, but somewhere in the 600 block of of North 13th Street. They have not released the name or age of the victim, and Weems reports that no suspect has been identified.
If you have any information about this stabbing that might help investigators, please contact the Temple Police Department at (254) 298-5500 or Bell County Crime Stoppers at 1-254-526-8477. Information can also be submitted at bellcountycrimestoppers.com or via the free P3Tips app. All information submitted to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and confidential, and information leading to an arrest could net a cash reward of up to $1,000.