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Attempted murder case opened following overnight stabbing in Waipahu

WAIPAHU, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Police are searching for Thomas Cruz, 28, following the alleged stabbing of his household member Jason Gutierrez, 38, of Waipahu.

Shortly after midnight Saturday police were called to the parking lot of an apartment complex in the Waipahu area after Cruz and Gutierrez became involved in a physical altercation.

Cruz fled the scene before police arrived.

Gutierrez reported to police that he was bleeding from the left side of his chest and stomach area. He was taken to a local hospital. His condition is unknown at this time.

Police say both men were intoxicated and drinking alcohol earlier that night at an unknown location.

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