Woman, son stabbed on greenbelt trail near Denver

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. (AP) Police are looking for a man who stabbed a woman and her son as they were walking on a greenbelt trail in suburban Denver.

The stabbing happened Thursday morning in Wheat Ridge.

The woman told police that they were walking along the Clear Creek trail when a man jumped out of the bushes, chased them and stabbed them with a knife before fleeing. A couple who came upon the injured mother and child called 911.

Their wounds weren't life-threatening.

Police say the victim has identified 44-year-old Marvin Gean Wilson as the suspect. Police are still investigating the connection between Wilson and the woman.

Wilson's criminal record includes a guilty plea in 2005 to failing to register as a sex offender.


KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 220812811 - nbc11news.com/a?a=220812811