SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) – UPDATE: Authorities provided more information about a stabbing that took place Saturday afternoon.

Officers from the Sioux City Police Department responded to a report of stabbing at 220 West 3rd Street around 3:31 p.m., according to a release from the police department.

A 47-year-old male victim told police he confronted two people who were trying to steal bikes from his apartment when one of the suspects stabbed him with a knife. The suspects then fled the scene on bikes.

The victim’s injury was considered not life-threatening.

The suspects were described as Hispanic or Native American males in their teens with average builds and heights. One suspect was wearing a brown flannel shirt. The other suspect was wearing a red flannel shirt.

The victim signed a release and did not want to officers to pursue an investigation.


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An ambulance was seen on West 3rd Street after a stabbing report in the area around 3 p.m.

As of 4:10 p.m., one victim has been confirmed to have non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to the hospital. Officials said they believe the suspect fled on a bike.