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UPDATE: The identity of the victim in a stabbing and robbery that happened Tuesday, Dec. 9 is not being released. However, the man is now in stable condition, said an official from the Mount Pleasant Police Department.
The case is actively being investigated. However, the suspect has not been identified. Police are still seeking information on the identity of the suspect.
ORIGINAL STORY: A 43-year-old Racine man is in serious condition after he was stabbed multiple times and robbed at the Knights Inn Motel, 1149 Oakes Rd, according to the Mount Pleasant Police Department.
At 5:28 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 9, officers responded to a report of an armed robbery and while the victim was talking to a 911 dispatcher, he was stabbed multiple times.
Officers located the victim in his motel room. The man did not know the robber.
Rescue workers with the South Shore Fire Department responded to the scene and took the man to Wheaton Franciscan Hospital-All Saints.
The suspect is described as a black man, about 5-foot nine-inches tall, and about 30 years old. He was last seen wearing dark colored clothes and a tan leather coat. The suspect fled from the scene on foot in a northerly direction and remains at large.
Mount Pleasant Police are still investigating the incident.
Anyone with information about this incident can leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at (262) 636-9330, via web at www.racine.crimestoppersweb.