Butcher knife-wielding attacker sought

Monday, June 30th 2008, 3:44 pm
By: News 9


OKLAHOMA CITY -- Police continued their search on Monday for a man who allegedly used a butcher knife to assault a woman.

The woman told police she was attacked after pulling into a convenience store at Reno Ave. and Meridian Ave. She said the suspect struck her in her the face and tried to cut her shirt with a knife. Police said the woman was able to escape after she kicked the attacker and ran.

The attacker is described as a black male, about 6-feet-tall and 170-pounds.  At the time of the attack the man was wearing a dark blue hoodie, black sagging pants and had a jagged scar below the right eyes.  The suspect was also missing his two upper teeth.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 235-7300.