Hinckley, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has posted a statewide alert for two teenage girls suspected of an attempted murder.

The Pine County Sheriff’s Department says the nearly fatal attack occurred on Wednesday in Hinckley. Investigators allege Aseil Cynthia-Salema Abuhamed and Tayah Valorios Thomas, who are both 17 years old, stabbed a male victim and left him with life threatening injuries. A statement issued by the east-central Minnesota law enforcement agency says the two girls fled in an unknown direction using an unknown mode of transportation.

Anyone with information about their whereabouts is asked to contact the Pine County Sheriff’s Department 320-629-8380 or call 9-1-1.