Police: 2 sought after man stabbed in neck during robbery

Authorities are searching for two men wanted in connection to a stabbing last week in Center City that left a man in critical condition.

Investigators say the stabbing happened during an attempted mugging on the 1400 block of John F. Kennedy Boulevard on Aug. 10.

According to police, two unknown men approached the 38-year-old victim and demanded his wallet. During the robbery, police say one of the suspects stabbed the victim in the neck. The victim was taken to Jefferson Hospital where he was placed in critical condition.

Police describe the suspects as two thin Black men. At the time of the robbery, one of the men was wearing a white tank top, dark-colored pants and dark shoes. The second suspect was dressed in a dark-colored t-shirt and dark-colored pants.

Anyone with information on the suspects' whereabouts is asked to contacted police immediately at 215-686-8477.


For the latest local news, sports and weather, download the FOX 29 News app.