GRAPEVINE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A search is underway for a suspect who police said stabbed and carjacked his Uber driver outside an apartment complex in Grapevine Thursday morning.
Police said the incident happened at around 7 a.m. outside the Amli apartments on Dallas Road as the driver was dropping off a passenger.READ MORE: Dallas Restaurant Owner Who Served In The Army Gets Frozen Out Of COVID-19 Relief Money
According to police, the suspect stabbed the victim multiple times and then drove off in the vehicle. Witnesses called 911 for the victim, who was transported to a hospital and is expected to recover.
The vehicle is described as a blue 2016 Toyota Camry with the license plate NMT-9734. According to police, the suspect is a Hispanic male about 5 feet 6 inches tall, 180 pounds and was last seen wearing a plaid shirt, orange reflective vest and white construction hat.READ MORE: Too Much Time In North Texas Heat Leading To More Hospitalizations
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Anyone who spots the vehicle or suspect is asked to call 911 as police believe the suspect may still be armed with a knife.