Man stabbed during argument in Ocean Beach

Posted at 4:39 AM, Apr 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-07 07:39:02-04

A 33-year-old man was stabbed early Thursday morning during an argument with a second man in Ocean Beach, authorities said.

San Diego police did not disclose what the victim and suspect were fighting about, but said it happened about 2:45 a.m. alongside Newport Avenue near Abbott Street.

At some point during the altercation, the suspect stabbed the victim in his left side with a sharp object, according to San Diego police Officer Robert Heims.

The wounded man was taken to a hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries, Heims said.

Police described the suspect as black with a light complexion, about 5 feet 5 and wearing a black bomber jacket and a white T-shirt.

He was last seen running north on Abbott Street, police said.