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Police Seek Suspect in Triple Stabbing

Posted November 15, 2007 7:40 p.m. EST
Updated November 16, 2007 12:28 p.m. EST

— Fayetteville police issued a warrant for a man they believe committed a triple stabbing on Thursday evening.

Investigators said Juan Pablo Hernandez stabbed a woman and two children during a burglary at 1854 Strathmore Ave. just before 7 p.m.

The stabbing victims were taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, but officials said their injuries were minor.

Authorities said Hernandez fled the scene on foot. He was described as a short, stocky Hispanic male wearing a black jacket and blue jeans.

Hernandez was charged with first-degree burglary, inflicting serious injury and assault with a deadly weapon with intention to kill.