Intruder stabs woman, assaulted disabled husband - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Intruder stabs woman, assaulted disabled husband

SUBURBAN LAKE WORTH, FL (WFLX) - The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man who broke into a couple's home and attacked them early Friday morning in unincorporated Lake Worth.

Police said he stabbed a 58-year-old woman several times just after 1 a.m. before stealing her purse and laptop at a home on Sylvan Lane.

Authorities also said the attacker assaulted the victim's disabled husband.

Both victims were transported to Delray Medical Center where they are expected to survive from their wounds.

The sheriff's office is looking for a man who is about 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet with a slim build and short twisted hair or dreadlocks.

If you recognize him, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.

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