Man stabbed in chest at 24th and Sprague

Posted at 4:03 PM, Jul 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-23 17:08:26-04

A man is fighting for his life after being stabbed in the chest Sunday afternoon near 24th and Sprague streets. 

Officers responded to a cutting call around 2:25 p.m.; the caller said a woman had stabbed a man in the chest. 

The victim was found unconscious in the vacant lot behind the buildings at the 4000 block of 24th street. 

The man was taken to Nebraska Medical Center in extremely critical condition. 

Police are searching for a suspect last seen walking westbound. The suspect is an African American woman dressed in pink.