UC Student robbed and stabbed

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A University of Cincinnati student was stabbed while defending himself against a robbery.

It happened on Jefferson Ave around 1:30 a.m. Police say the student was jogging when he was approached by two men with a gun demanding money.

One of the suspects tried to shoot, but according to the student, the gun malfunctioned and he was able to knock the robber to the ground. The victim was then stabbed in the hand by the second suspect, but police say his injuries are not serious.

Authorities are still searching for the suspects after the both got away on foot.

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