Officers Investigating Stabbing Along Aurora Avenue

A 44-year-old man was taken to the hospital with stab wounds after a fight between two men escalated and spilled into the roadway in North Seattle.

The stabbing was reported shortly before 11 a.m. in the 11600 block of Aurora Avenue North. Police were able to speak with the victim briefly before he was taken to Harborview Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

His attacker was described as a black male in his 50’s, balding and wearing blue jeans. The suspect was reportedly covered in blood and may also have been injured in the fight. He may have fled the area in a vehicle.

The incident is being investigated.