Sketch released of man who allegedly stabbed 16-year-old girl near Lake Kathleen

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SEATTLE -- King County Sheriff’s detectives on Thursday night released a sketch of a man who allegedly stabbed a 16-year-old girl Tuesday near Lake Kathleen in the Renton area.

sketchThe sheriff's office said the girl was at home in a workshop near her house. As the girl was leaving the workshop, the suspect confronted her and stabbed her in the stomach with an “exacto” knife, the sheriff's office said.

The suspect is described as a white man approximately 30 years old, 5’9”, 180 with dark, spiky hair and green eyes. He had a few days growth of beard or stubble. He was last seen wearing a dark shirt, dark pants and black gloves. He is described as clean-cut.

A neighbor reported seeing a man matching the description in the area a few days prior to the assault, the sheriff's office said.

If you have information about this crime, you are urged to call the King County Sheriff’s Office at 206-296-3311.