Detroit police release video of person of interest in September stabbing

Evan James Carter
The Detroit News

Detroit — Detroit police are seeking help from the public to identify and locate a person of interest wanted in connection to a fatal stabbing on the city's southwest side, the department said.

Police released a video Wednesday, which they say shows a person of interest believed to be connected to a fatal stabbing of Tiffany Wallen, 28, at about 4:30 p.m. on Sept. 7 in the 6100 block of Michigan Avenue.

Authorities said witnesses saw the woman arguing with a man before the incident. 

Wallen pronounced dead at local hospital.

The person of interest is described as a male, 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall with a slim build. He was last seen wearing dark-colored work boots or shoes, tan pants that were soiled around the knees, a dark-colored shirt and a hat.

Anyone who knows of the person, has seen him or has any information about the crime is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department Homicide Unit at (313) 596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at (800) 773-2587.