A man was stabbed several times in front of a City Heights liquor store late Friday, San Diego police said.
The incident began when, for unknown reasons, the victim, 43, confronted another man in front of the business on University Avenue near 39th Street about 10:45 p.m., police said. During the argument, the man pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim multiple times.
The assailant then ran away and was not immediately located. He was described as Black, 35 to 45 years old, 5 feet 10 inches tall, with a medium build. He was wearing a cream-colored long-sleeve shirt, gray pants and a hat.
The victim was taken to a hospital with injuries not believed to be life-threatening.