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Stabbing victim injured critically

Attacker seen fleeing in dark pickup

Police found a man suffering from an apparent stabbing when they were called to the 5700 block of Bluebird Court near St. Joe and St. Joe Center roads about 2 a.m. Sunday, the Fort Wayne Police Department reported.

The victim, who was conscious, was taken to a hospital, where a physician declared his condition critical.

Police believe the stabbing occurred in front of a home on Bluebird Court, according to a statement.

Witnesses said the attacker fled in a dark-colored pickup truck.

The name of the victim was not released, and a police spokesman said no new information was available Sunday night.

Update

Statement as issued Monday by Michael Joyner, a police spokesman:

The Fort Wayne Police Department is no longer seeking the public's assistance in the stabbing incident which took place on Blue Bird Court. A person of interest has been identified and interviewed and the case turned over to the Allen County Prosecutors office for review.

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