Portland Police Bureau says victim suffered life-threatening injuries while walking on 78th Avenue.

SCREENSHOT - A hooded person closely tails an 18-year-old woman just before a serious stabbing in Portland's Roseway neighborhood.Portland Police continue to investigate the "violent, unprovoked attack" that left an 18-year-old woman suffering from life-threatening injuries.

Eleanore, a computer science student, was walking home from a friend's house in the 3200 block of Northeast 78th Avenue in the Roseway neighborhood around 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, March 10 when she was stabbed multiple times by a stranger.

She was too hurt to pick up her phone, but her screams for help were answered by a neighbor. She was soon rushed to the hospital.

KOIN 6 NEWS - Eleanore, 18, was stabbed by a stranger on March 10 while walking home near NE 78th and Klickitat Street. According to reports by our news partner, KOIN 6 News, Eleanore needed staples and stitches, and may have spinal cord damage. She has had trouble typing as well.

"I didn't even know I was getting stabbed for most of it," Eleanore told KOIN 6 News. "I was like 'I'm getting punched, why is this happening? I need to scream really loud so someone will help me, so I did that a lot."

The video shows a hooded person closely following behind Eleanore, then running away after the attack. Authorities continue to work to identify her assailant.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Jeff Sharp at (503) 823-9773 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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