Police investigate RTD station stabbing


Lakewood police are investigating a stabbing near the Lamar Light Rail Station that occurred shortly before 2 a.m. June 17.

According to information released by the Lakewood Police Department, the victims — a husband and wife — were approached on the RTD platform by three male suspects who asked the couple for a cigarette.

The couple attempted to leave and were assaulted by the suspects.

The male had been pepper sprayed, and the female had been stabbed in the upper-rear of her neck and shoulder area.

The female was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The three hispanic males are all described as around 17 to 18 years old and ranging in height and weight from 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 11 inches tall and 140 to 190 pounds.

The first suspect had dark hair and was last seen wearing a long-sleeved red shirt, dark pants and light-colored shoes.

The second suspect had a black shirt, hoodie with short or rolled up sleeves, tan pants and a back pack.

There is no clothing description for the third suspect.

RTD surveillance cameras captured some images of the suspects. Anyone who may be able to identify the suspects should call Detective Bryan Feik at 303-987-7536.


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