MCKEES ROCKS (KDKA) – A man was taken to the hospital in serious condition after being stabbed in the neck on Wednesday night.
According to Allegheny County Police, McKees Rocks Police received a call reporting a shooting in the 100 block of Jane Street. When they arrived, they found a 70-year-old man with a stab wound to his neck.READ MORE: Man Involved In High-Speed Police Chase In Penn Hills Wanted After Walking Out Of UPMC Mercy Hospital
County police detectives assisted and learned the man was walking in the 200 block of Wright Street when a man with a knife attacked him after following him. He was able to fight the man off by drawing and shooting a legally carried gun.READ MORE: 'I Don’t Know If You Overcome It': Caitlyn Kaufman's Mother Recalls Losing Her Daughter In Nashville Road Rage Shooting
The suspect is described as a light-skinned black man between 5’9″-5’10 and in his early 20s.
Anyone with information is being asked to call the Allegheny County Police Tip Line at 1-833-255-8477.MORE NEWS: FDA Authorizes Pfizer's Coronavirus Vaccine For Children 12 To 15 Years Old
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