TORRANCE (CBSLA.com) — Torrance Police are hoping the release of store surveillance video will lead them to a suspect in the stabbing and armed robbery of a woman last month.READ MORE: Hollywood Christmas Parade Made Its Return On Sunday, One Year After Being Cancelled Due to COVID
The incident occurred at Yum Yum Donuts in the 17000 block of Prairie on November 27.
Police said the suspect entered the business with a cutting instrument, physically attacked an employee and forced her into a back room.
Once cornered, they said the suspect also stabbed the woman multiple times.READ MORE: BTS Kicks Off Second Of 4 Shows At SoFi Stadium In Inglewood
The suspect fled with cash stolen from the store’s register.
Paramedics treated the victim at the scene but transported her to a hospital where her condition was stablilized.
The suspect is described as a black male, about 30-40 years old, 6 feet tall with a thin build.
When last seen, the suspect was wearing an orange, short sleeved button-down shirt, khaki pants, a dark blue baseball cap and white tennis shoes.MORE NEWS: Lakers Top Pistons, 110-106, One Week After Scuffle Between Two Teams Took Place
Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call the Torrance Police Detective Division at (310) 618-5571.