It happened at an apartment in the 7200 Block of West 1st Street near Ridge Road. Sgt. Steve Yarberry said the man got into an altercation with someone who used to live at the apartment, sometime between 10:30 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. Friday night.
During that fight he thought he might have been bitten underneath the left arm. Police and EMS were called to the scene Saturday afternoon just after 1 p.m. to check on the man.He was transported to the hospital in critical condition due to the location of the stab wound and the amount of time that had passed from when the injury occured.
Sgt. Yarberry says now it appears his injury is non-life threatening. Police are working to locate the suspect.