Milwaukee police are investigating a stabbing and robbery that took place on the Oak Leaf Trail, near Prospect Ave., about 7:30 a.m. Monday.
The victim was an 18-year-old man from Bayside, who was stabbed in the abdomen. The injury did not appear to be life threatening, based on the preliminary information from authorities.
According to police, the suspect attempted to steal a cellphone from the 18-year-old victim he encountered bicycling on the Oak Leaf, near Oakland Ave. The victim was stabbed during a struggle.
Milwaukee police recovered some of the victim's property nearby. The suspect is still at large. Police believe the man is homeless. He's described as a black male in his 40s, about 5 feet 5 inches and 150 pounds. He is missing his front teeth. He was wearing a black hooded shirt and dirty black jeans.