Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a reported stabbing in the 100 block of N King Lane in Otis Friday night. Deputies and an Oregon State Police trooper arrived to find that the male homeowner had been assaulted by a person known to him who inflicted a non-lethal stab wound from a knife and minor head injuries to the homeowner. He was transported by ambulance to a Lincoln City area hospital where he was treated.
The suspect fled the scene prior to responders arriving. The suspect has been identified and local law enforcement agencies are trying to find him. An investigation into the incident is continuing and no arrests have been made as of late Saturday evening. The victim remains in stable condition according to a sheriff’s report.