North Liberty police investigate stabbing

Police in North Liberty are investigating a stabbing that injured an employee at a Little Caesars Pizza.

Police on the scene of Little Caesars Pizza, 780 Community Drive in North Liberty, on Thursday, December 20, 2018. (JORDEE KALK/KCRG)

Police responded to the restaurant, located at 780 Community Drive, shortly before 3:15 p.m. Thursday. Investigators said the employee was stabbed by two Hispanic men who fled the scene in a black car.

Employees told investigators they did not believe this was a robbery attempt and the suspects’ intended to harm the victim only.

One of the suspects was described as 6’ 0” tall with longer hair and wearing a red ball cap. The other suspect was described as about 5' 8" tall, no other details of a description have been released.

The victim was transported to an area hospital, the extent of their injuries is not known at this time.