A Middletown man faces attempted murder charges and weapons offenses after stabbing a female shopper inside Bed Bath and Beyond store multiple times in the back Thursday.

Bed Bath & Beyond in Middletown (WABC TV)

According to the Star Ledger, 19-year-old Tyrik Haynes didn't know the 29-year-old Keansburg woman who was with a small child at the time of the early evening attack.

The victim was airlifted to the Jersey Shore University Medical center and is listed in critical but stable condition.

Haynes is in the Monmouth County Jail on $1-million dollars bail.

The Associated Press contributed to this story.