West York police are searching for a masked man who stabbed a couple during an early Sunday home invasion.
At around 2 a.m., the West York Borough Police Department responded to a report of a home invasion burglary in the first block of North Highland Avenue, according to a department news release.
One man and one woman were attacked and stabbed multiple times by an unknown man, who is described as an adult wearing dark clothing and a Halloween mask, the release states. He fled before 911 was called, according to the release.
When police arrived on scene, both victims were transported to an area hospital because of the severity of their injuries and loss of blood, the release said.
The department is actively investigating this crime. Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective David Kahley by calling 911 or the station at 717-854-1975. An anonymous tip can be made through the department's tip line at 717-478-TIPS (717-478-8477).