Police: Man stabbed after urinating

Published On: Jan 13 2013 05:05:47 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 14 2013 03:08:34 AM EST

A man was stabbed Saturday morning after a man approached him while he was urinating, according to authorities.

It happened at 11930 Seminole Pratt Whitney Road in Loxahatchee at about 12:05 a.m.

Police said the victim was urinating by the tree line near several temporary work trailers when an unknown man came out of the woods with a knife, demanding the victim's money.

A struggle ensued and the victim was stabbed in the torso, police said. 

The suspect fled in an unknown truck, police said.

The victim was transported to St. Mary's Medical Center for medical treatment.

According to detectives, multiple workers stay in the three temporary work trailers, but no one saw or heard anything. 

Police said the investigation continues.