NEVADA COUNTY (CBS13) — Authorities are looking for a woman who allegedly stabbed a man in Yuba County.

(credit: Nevada County Sheriff’s Office)

The incident allegedly happened Monday morning in Smartville. Deputies said 47-year-old James Oak called 911, claiming he had just been stabbed by 27-year-old Ethel Thomas.

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When deputies arrived on the scene, Thomas was no longer there.

The victim was treated at the hospital for his single stab wound and is in stable condition.

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Detectives are now following up on leads and collecting evidence.

Thomas is described as a white female adult, 5’08”, 135lbs with blond hair and hazel eyes.

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If anyone has any information relating to the whereabouts of Ethel Thomas or has information regarding the stabbing, you are encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit at (530)265-1263.