An Absecon man was stabbed Friday night near the entrance of Oyster Bay Condominiums off California Avenue, police said.

Eugene Woods, 28, told police he was walking home at 10:28 p.m. when two men jumped him and attempted to rob him. Woods was stabbed in his left hand as he tried to flee.

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Police said the suspects did not get any money, and Woods’ injuries are not life threatening.

The suspects fled through the Oyster Bay complex toward Absecon Village. A Pleasantville K9 patrol was unable to locate them.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Absecon police at 609-641-0667 or CrimeStoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-TIPS (8477). Information also may be texted to 274637 using the word TIPCOP plus the tip.

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