Person Dressed as "Grim Reaper" Stabs Woman in Vista Halloween Attack: Deputies | NBC 7 San Diego

Person Dressed as "Grim Reaper" Stabs Woman in Vista Halloween Attack: Deputies

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    NBC 7's Matt Rascon reports from a gated community in Vista where a woman was stabbed in her home by a suspect dressed in a Grim Reaper costume early Halloween morning. (Published Friday, Oct. 31, 2014)

    A woman was stabbed multiple times early Halloween morning by someone dressed as the Grim Reaper, San Diego County officials said.

    It was just before 2 a.m. Friday in a home on Thibido Road in Vista when deputies say the person dressed in costume attacked the woman while she was in the bathroom.

    The attacker ran out of the home.

    Deputies found the woman alive and searched the area with deputies and police dogs but did not find the assailant.

    Suspect Dressed as "Grim Reaper" Sought in Vista Stabbing

    [DGO] Suspect Dressed as "Grim Reaper" Sought in Vista Stabbing
    A woman called police just before 2 a.m. on Halloween reporting she had been stabbed in her home by an unknown person dressed in a Grim Reaper costume. This is video shot at the scene. (Published Friday, Oct. 31, 2014)

    The victim was rushed to Palomar Hospital with what’s described as non-life threatening wounds.

    She told deputies she could not identify her attacker's face but did hear the person's voice and described it as female.

    It's not known how the suspect gained entry into the woman's home, officials said.

    Check back for more on this developing story.
     

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