Robbery Attempt Leaves Victim Suffering From Non-Life Threatening Stab WoundsOn Saturday, March 14, 2009, at approximately 1:29am, Officers assigned to Area A-15 (Charlestown), responded to 37 Union Street for a report of a stabbing. Officers arrived on-scene and located a male victim suffering from non-life threatening stab wounds. Officers learned that the victim was exiting his vehicle in front of his house when two un-known males approached him demanding money. One of the suspects produced a knife and threatened the victim. The victim fought back by striking the knife-wielding suspect with a nearby object. A struggle ensued and both parties fell to the ground. The suspect then stabbed the victim. The victim was then able to lock himself in his vehicle and continued to blow his vehicle’s horn until the suspects fled on foot towards Austin Street. Boston EMS treated the victim on-scene before transporting him to Massachusetts General Hospital. Officers conducted a search of the general area for the suspects to no avail. The Boston Police Department is actively investigating this incident, and urges anyone with information relative to the suspects or their whereabouts to call Area A-15 (Charlestown) detectives at (617) 343-4571. Individuals wishing to provide information anonymously may do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS or texting ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department is committed to keeping the identity of all those who provide information anonymous.