Man stabbed in St. Petersburg, MLK closed due to investigation

Posted at 1:24 PM, Sep 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-29 11:25:07-04
St. Petersburg Police are currently investigating a stabbing.
It happened around 12:30 p.m. in the 4800 block of Martin Luther King Street on Wednesday.
Police said a man was stabbed several times and was able to run into traffic screaming for help.
He was taken to Bayfront as a trauma alert.
A short time later, police located a man that witnesses saw running away from the scene.
MLK St. is closed in both directions between 49th-50th Ave. N. for the investigation.
This is a developing story.