ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. -

Deputies say one person was sent to a hospital after being stabbed in the neck around 5:30 p.m. Monday.

Deputies said the stabbing happened in the woods in the 12000 block of East Colonial Drive, near the Congo River Golf Course.

The victim, who was sent to ORMC, is listed in stable condition.

Deputies said the stabbing suspect, who reportedly knows the victim, fled on foot into the woods. They continue searching for him.

No other details were immediately released.

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