Boston police have released the image of a woman wanted in connection with the stabbing of an elderly man Tuesday night in Roxbury.
It’s the second photo police have released to the public as part of the investigation. On Wednesday, police released an image of a man wanted in connection with the stabbing.
The woman is not considered a suspect at this time, according to a police statement.
The incident happened just before 8 p.m. in the area of Burrell Street.
The victim, a man in his 70s, told police that a suspect approached him demanding money. Police say the man refused to meet the demands of the alleged thief. An altercation ensued and that’s when the victim was stabbed, he told police. The man was taken to Boston Medical Center, where he was treated for his injuries.
Police are asking anyone who knows the woman pictured to contact them at 617-343-4275. You can offer anonymous assistance to the investigation by texting TIP to CRIME (27463) or calling the tip line at 1-800-494-TIPS.