Man stabbed near Laurel Street Bridge

Posted at 8:49 PM, Mar 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-16 23:49:54-04

A 42-year-old man was stabbed Thursday night in Bankers Hill, not far from Balboa Park. 

Police say the victim go into a verbal argument with a transgender woman when she pulled out a knife and cut the victim about his left ear. The victim also had a cut on his ring finger, which was broken during the attack. 

The victim described the attacker as a 5'5" Hispanic female with black hair. He said she was wearing an orange t-shirt under a yellow t-shirt and green pants. 

The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

San Diego Police Central Division Detectives are investigating the incident.

*This is a developing story. 10News Anchor Brian Shlonsky is on scene, learning more for 10News at 11.