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Ithaca stabbing under investigation: Victim found unconscious on city street, while 5 suspects remain at-large

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Ithaca police have provided an update on an overnight stabbing that happened in the area of Cecil A. Malone Drive.

Around 2:15 a.m. an officer found an unconscious victim who had been stabbed in the upper leg and was bleeding heavily. The officer applied a tourniquet to the victim and called for EMS.


The victim is listed in stable, but critical condition at this time.

“The suspects in this crime are described as a Hispanic male, a white male with tattoos and a beard, two black males who were wearing face masks, and a heavy-set black female,” police said in a news release.

IPD was assisted by several local agencies including the sheriff’s office, Ithaca Fire Department, and Bangs Ambulance.

A firearm was also recovered near the stabbing. It’s unknown if the gun is connected to the stabbing.

Police said the investigation remains active and anyone with information that could help is asked to contact IPD by calling (607) 272-3245.