An employee of Paci Restaurant in Fairfield was attacked and stabbed while she took the garbage out at work on Sunday night and police are looking for the man who attacked her.
Police said they responded to 96 Station St. at 9:20 p.m. on Sunday and the victim told them that she was taking the garbage out when someone grabbed her from behind.
As she struggled to try to get away from the man, he hit her in the face and stabbed her in the abdomen with something, police said. The man then fled, heading west toward the parking lot.
The victim is in stable condition. She told police she didn’t recognize the person who attacked her.
Police are looking for a tall man who was wearing a black hat, a scarf and a black jacket.
Anyone with information about the assault is asked to call the Fairfield Police Detective Bureau at (203) 254-4840, or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES (274637). Include "FPD" in your text message.