Police responded to 4th Ave S just after 12:30 AM Monday morning to a report that a woman was inside the apartment building lobby with stab wounds to her upper chest. According to the police scanner, the suspect was inside the building inside one of the units.
Police fanned out through the multi-story building in search of the suspected. A blood trail was reported on the ninth floor.
The 20-year-old woman was reportedly stabbed twice — once in the hand and once at the base of her neck near the clavicle. She was also reported as alert and conscious as she was taken to Harborview for her life-threatening wounds.