Police: Elderly man pulled from limo, stabbed

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

Philadelphia police are investigating a stabbing that sent a 77-year-old man to the hospital.

The incident happened around 6:45 p.m. along the 4000 block of Frankford Avenue.

Police say the elderly man was sitting at a red light in a white Lincoln town car limo when he was pulled from the car by a masked man.

Authorities say the two began arguing and the elderly man was stabbed in the stomach.

The 77-year-old managed to get back into the limo and drive to Aria Health Frankford Hospital for care.

The suspect fled the scene and remains at large.

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