UPDATE: As of 8:25 pm, Littlefield Police Chief Ross Hester confirms that the suspect has been detained. No further information has been released as of yet. The investigation is ongoing.
Littlefield Police are searching for an armed and dangerous individual who forced himself into a motel room early Monday morning and stabbed the two occupants of the room.
The incident occurred at approximately 1:40 am Monday at the Crescent Park Motel in Littlefield. The suspect reportedly knocked on the door of a room and asked to come in. The women inside the room declined. the suspect than forced his way into the room and stabbed the women multiple times. Littlefield EMS was contacted and the women were transported to the Lamb Healthcare Center. Their injuries were said to be non-life threatening.
The suspect is described as a white male standing approximately 6 foot tall with 4 or 5 cornrows in his hair. He is approximately 30-35 years of age, he was last seen wearing a black robe or trench coat and black leggings.