ALLERTON, the Bronx (PIX11) — A man stabbed a laundromat employee multiple times during a robbery attempt in the Bronx Friday morning, police said.

The suspect stabbed a 37-year-old worker in her head, face and body several times inside a laundromat along Boston Road near Yates Avenue at around 3 a.m. while attempting to take the cash register, according to authorities. The suspect also stabbed a 45-year-old man in the hand before fleeing the area. Both the employee and the customer were taken by EMS to a hospital, where officials reported them to be in stable condition.

Police asked for help from the public in finding the suspect.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).