Police: Man stabbed during argument in Hillcrest

Posted at 8:09 PM, Apr 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-09 09:08:01-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Police are looking for a man suspected of stabbing another man during an argument in Hillcrest Sunday evening.

San Diego police said the attack happened near the intersection of Essex and Richmond streets at about 7:20 p.m.

According to police, two men were in the midst of a disagreement when one of the men stabbed the other several times in the neck and head.

The suspected attacker, described as a man under 40 years of age and between 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall, fled the scene. He was last seen wearing a colored black and gray pullover, gray sweatpants and Nike running shoes.

The victim, a 51-year-old black man, was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.