Naperville Police Investigate Stabbing at Health Club
On June 5, 2022 at approximately 11:11 a.m., Naperville Police officers were dispatched to a report of a person that was stabbed a health club in the 3100 block of South Rt. 59. Arriving officers learned that a male victim had been stabbed multiple times in his upper body with an unknown object. The preliminary investigation indicates that the victim confronted a male that was going through his personal belongings in the locker room and was subsequently attacked. The offender then left the gym and was last seen on foot going northbound from the establishment. A search of the area by Naperville Officers in tandem with K-9 units was unsuccessful in locating the offender. The victim was taken to an area hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries and is currently in intensive care.
The offender in this case is described as a male black, dark complexion, approximately six feet tall, approximately 175 pounds, and approximately in their 50’s. The suspect has short hair with some gray in it, black and gray facial hair, and was last seen wearing a dark colored shirt and gray shorts. The subject was armed with an unidentified weapon. Anyone who has information regarding this case is asked to contact the Naperville Police Department at 630-420-6666 and ask for investigations.
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