PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A young woman was stabbed numerous times in East Pittsburgh.

State Police say they responded to East Pittsburgh for a report of a woman who was stabbed multiple times.

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They say 22-year-old Octavia Stone was transported to the hospital in critical condition, where she died from her wounds.

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According to police, the suspect is a male the female knows. They are working to identify the suspect.

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The victim was targeted by the suspect police say, and he is believed to pose no threat to the community.