Police: Stabbing suspect in custody

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UPDATE: The Metro Transit Police have announced that they have the suspect from Monday morning’s stabbing at Dun Loring Metro Station in custody.

VIENNA, Va. – The Fairfax Police Department is searching for a suspect involved in a stabbing at the Dun Loring Metro Station in Vienna, Virginia.

According to officials, officers arrived at the Dun Loring Metro Station after reports of a stabbing on Monday morning. Police say that the victim is receiving medical attention for non-life threatening injuries.

Police say they are currently looking for the suspect. He’s described as being 5’6″ and weighs around 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a red winter cap, a dark gray jacket and a backpack. Officials also say that he has a thick African accent. Police say it’s possible the suspect fled on an eastbound train.

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