Man asks for ride in Stuart, Driver stabbed multiple times

STUART, FL (WFLX) - A woman was stabbed multiple times and her car stolen Tuesday afternoon, according the Martin County Sheriff's Office.

At about 2 p.m., deputies received a call in the 3000 block of Southeast Hawthorn Street in Stuart.

Authorities said a woman was asked for a ride by a man, but when she declined, she was stabbed repeatedly.  The man then fled with her vehicle, but deputies later retrieved the driver's car.

The victim was transported to Lawnwood  Regional Medical Center. Her condition is unknown.

Investigators are still looking for the attacker.

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