Search Underway for Suspect in Stabbing of Spring Hill Man
SPRING HILL – The violence continues throughout one Spring Hill neighborhood, after a man was stabbed while standing in the front yard of his residence on Bay Drive.
According to officials, the stabbing occurred around 5:00 p.m. at 8559 Bay Drive but the victim did not report the incident until 5:30 p.m.
Sources tell RNRF that the victim is a white male in in early twenties and that his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.
There are unconfirmed reports that a black male approached the victim in the driveway of the residence and asked for light. Moments later, the victim was stabbed at least two times and the suspect fled the area.
Sources tell RNRF, the incident may be related to a drive-by shooting that occurred last month near the same intersection, and that it could be a “retaliatory” attack.
Officials say they are speaking with the victim to try and identify the suspect.
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