Police search for thief after stabbing on Diamond Head Beach

WAIKIKI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 46-year-old female tourist suffered multiple stab wounds at Diamond Head Beach Wednesday morning.

Emergency Medical Services says she is now in stable condition after being taken to the trauma center at Queen's Medical Center in serious condition.

Honolulu Police say a man tried to rob the woman. When she fought back, he stabbed her multiple times with an unknown object, then fled.

Officials have not released a description of the suspect.

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