SARASOTA -- A Sarasota man pulling into his driveway in the 1200 block of Gantt Avenue about 9:35 p.m. Wednesday was stabbed as he got out of his vehicle, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office.
The victim said a vehicle pulled up behind him in his driveway and a suspect asked him for help, approached the victim, stabbed him numerous times in the upper body and drove off.
The victim was transported to Sarasota Memorial Hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries, according to the report.
The suspect was described as a white male, 5-foot-11, about 200 pounds, dark hair, clean shaven wearing dark clothing, according to the report. He drove a 1990s dark red/maroon four-door Lexus or Mercedes-Benz.
Detectives with the Criminal Investigations Section are investigating the incident.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Criminal Investigations Section at 941-861-4900 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS (8477), online at sarasotacrimestoppers.com.