Original release (August 24 1:05 p.m.):
Baltimore County Police are investigating a stabbing in Owings Mills early this morning that left a man injured.
At 12:28 a.m., Baltimore County Police responded to a home in the 9900 block of Lyons Mill Road 21117 for a report of an assault. When officers arrived on the scene, they found an adult male victim suffering from multiple stab wounds to the upper body. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment and is expected to survive.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim was sleeping in his bedroom when two suspects entered the home, approached the victim and demanded money. The victim began to fight with one of the suspects; and during that fight he was stabbed multiple times.
This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit. Detectives will be working to determine if this was a targeted crime.
Anyone with information on this incident as asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
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