Arlington County police reported a malicious wounding that occurred Sunday night in the 3100 block of S. Glebe Road at the border of Arlington and Alexandria.

At approximately 6:44 p.m. on Dec. 2, police were dispatched to the report of possible shots fired in the area. The investigation determined that the victim was walking in the area when he approached an unknown suspect and asked where he could locate a ride. A verbal altercation ensued, which escalated into physical violence resulting in the stabbing of the victim. The victim ran from the scene and was located in the City of Alexandria by Alexandria Police. He was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The suspect is described as a male with long hair. The investigation is ongoing.