From Maryland State Police:
On Friday, August 20, 2010 at 6:00 p.m., troopers from the Bel Air Barrack responded to Abingdon for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival the, 37 year old victim (who wishes to remain anonymous) of Abingdon, Md. had been stabbed at the Mean Greene Car Wash on MD Route 40 near Edgewood Road in Edgewood.
According to the victim, and an independent witness, the victim had just finished washing his car and was in the process of cleaning the interior when he was approached by two black males who asked him for a cigarette. After he told them that he did not have any cigarettes, one of the suspects brandished a switch blade and demanded the victim’s wallet. The victim handed the suspects an undisclosed sum of cash and was then stabbed twice by a suspect. The suspects then fled across MD Route 40, heading towards Edgewood Road. The victim drove to his girlfriend’s house in Abingdon where he called 911. He was transported to Sinai Hospital of Baltimore by ambulance where he was treated and released.
The first suspect is described as a black male in his early to mid 20’s, approximately six feet and 175 lbs., wearing tan shorts and a black T-shirt. The second suspect is described as a light-skinned black male in his early to mid 20’s, approximately five foot ten inches and 150 lbs., wearing a white T-shirt and light colored denim shorts.
The investigation is continuing.