Man injured in Venice stabbing attack, LAPD says

A man was injured Tuesday night in a stabbing attack in Venice, police said.

The victim was attacked around 8:30 p.m. in the 1600 block of Venice Way, just a short walk from the boardwalk, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

The victim's name was not released. He was believed to be in his 20s and was taken by paramedics to a hospital.

"It does not appear that his wounds are life threatening," Officer Sara Faden said.

The attacker or attackers fled the scene. Anyone with information is asked to call the LAPD at (877) 527-3247.




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