Good Samaritan Stabbed By Hitchhiker In Anderson Co. - WSPA.com

Good Samaritan Stabbed By Hitchhiker In Anderson Co.

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ANDERSON COUNTY, S.C. -

Deputies in Anderson County are looking for a hitchhiker accused of stabbing a Good Samaritan Tuesday evening.

The sheriff's office says the victim stopped and picked up a man who asked to be taken to Highway 81.  When the driver told him he was not going to Highway 81, the hitchhiker allegedly pulled out a pocket knife and stabbed the victim in the leg.

The hitchhiker ran away and officials were notified.

The suspect is described as a white man in his early or mid 20s with a beard, white shirt, and baseball cap.

Deputies searched for the man on the ground and by air.  The search continues.

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