February 25, 2024
A surveillance {photograph} of the suspect. Courtesy San Diego County Crimestoppers

 Authorities reached out to the general public Wednesday for assist in figuring out a lady who assaulted a 21-year-old man final weekend as he was sleeping in a trolley on the Nobel Drive transit station, stabbing him repeatedly within the chest earlier than using away on the light-rail tram.

The assailant, who gave the impression to be 25 to 35 years previous, attacked the sufferer for unknown causes at about 5 p.m. Sunday, because the trolley they have been on was stopped on the depot within the 3400 block of Nobel Drive, based on the San Diego Police Division.

The wounded man managed to disembark and flag down a safety guard for help, after which paramedics took him to a hospital for remedy of wounds that weren’t believed to be life-threatening.

The assailant, in the meantime, remained aboard the trolley because it resumed its route, finally getting off at UTC Trolley Station on Genesee Avenue, police mentioned.

Safety cameras captured photographs of the attacker, described as a short-haired Black girl in purple sweatpants, a purple sweater, a black head masking of some kind, and black sneakers.

Police have disclosed no suspected motive for the assault.

Anybody who may also help determine the assailant is requested to name San Diego County Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477 or contact the company on-line at sdcrimestoppers.org. Tipsters might stay nameless and could possibly be eligible for a reward of as much as $1,000.

Metropolis Information Service contributed to this text.