LAKEWOOD, Colo. - Lakewood police are asking for the public's help in identifying suspects who stabbed a woman and pepper sprayed her husband near the Lamar Light Rail Station.
The attack happened just before 2 a.m. on Monday, according to police.
The husband and wife walked to a West Metro Fire Station at 14th Avenue and Lamar Street for help. They told police they were approached on the RTD platform by three Hispanic males who asked for a cigarette. When the couple attempted to leave, they were assaulted by the suspects, police said.
The woman was stabbed in the upper rear of her neck and her shoulder area. She was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
The suspects were described as Hispanic males around 17 to 18 years of age and ranged in height and weight from 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 11inches and 140 to 190 lbs.
The first suspect had dark hair and was last seen wearing 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 backpack. There was no clothing description on the third suspect.
The RTD surveillance cameras captured some images of the suspects. Detectives are asking for anyone who believes they can identify them to call Detective Bryan Feik at 303-987-7536