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Fayetteville Police Searching For Stabbing Suspect

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — Fayetteville Police are searching for a suspect accused of stabbing a woman on Tuesday (Oct. 29). Sgt. Anthony Murphy with the Fayet...

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — Fayetteville Police are searching for a suspect accused of stabbing a woman on Tuesday (Oct. 29).

Fayetteville Police Searching For Stabbing Suspect

Sgt. Anthony Murphy with the Fayetteville Police Department says officers responded to reports of a stabbing at a home on Gabbard Drive around 11:30 a.m.

After arriving at the home officers found that the suspect, Levi Land had already fled the scene.

The woman was transported to a local medical facility with serious, but non-life threatening injuries, according to Murphy.

Murphy says Land was found in Madison County but fled from officers in his vehicle.

After a pursuit, officers located Land's abandoned vehicle on the side of a county road but did not find Land.

The investigation is still ongoing at this time.

Stay with 5NEWS for more information on this developing story.