The Medford Police Department is seeking the murder suspect for a stabbing that occurred Sunday at 8:35 p.m. in an apartment complex at 1990 Tablerock Road.
Officers arrived to find the victim, 38-year-old Maria Rodriguez, had been stabbed multiple times. Police and medics rendered aid to Rodriguez but she was pronounced dead at the scene.
Witnesses say Rodriguez and an unknown suspect were arguing and witnesses tried to intervene in the physical altercation but the suspect threatened them with a knife and then fled eastbound from the apartment complex.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his mid-thirties, 5 feet 10 inches tall and approximately 180 pounds. He was wearing a blue or turquoise shirt at the time of the incident.
Anyone with information about this case should call Detective Williams at 770-4783.