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Millcreek stabbing suspect on the run, victim in serious condition

Posted at 10:26 AM, Apr 20, 2018

Unified Police: Ezra “Risky” Hernandez is believed to be homeless and still possibly in possession of a knife. He has a history of assault, theft and drugs. Do not approach. Call police if you have information of his whereabouts 801-743-7000.

MILLCREEK, Utah – A 24-year-old man is in serious condition after a stabbing at a Millcreek apartment Friday morning.

Police are searching for 28-year-old Ezra “Risky” Hernandez in the alleged attack.

Officers said, at about 5:30 a.m., Hernandez and the victim were arguing at the Dominguez Park Apartments near 3970 S. 700 W.

That’s when Hernandez allegedly pulled out a knife and stabbed the 24-year-old victim in the chest and left arm, according to Unified Police.

Officer said Hernandez is on the run and was last seen wearing a dark-colored sweatshirt.

Authorities said Hernandez is believed to be homeless and may be armed with the a knife.

Officers said he has a history of assault, theft and drug crimes.

Do not approach him if you see him. Immediately call 911.

Police would like to speak with anyone who has information at (801) 743-7000.