Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- Richland County Deputies responded to a call for help regarding a stabbing, just before 5 Friday Morning.
According to Deputies, the stabbing incident happened along Long Shadow Lane in Columbia, and according to the victim he and another individual had been drinking.
At one point the suspect forcefully took money from the victim, pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim in the upper body, inflicting a non-life threatening injury.
The victim was able to escape the area and call for help. He was transported to an area hospital to be treated for his injury.
Deputies continue to investigate the incident, and ask the public to please contact CRIMESTOPPERS if you can provide any information:
E-mail a tip in at www.midlandscrimestoppers.com.
By texting "TIPSC" plus your message to CRIMES (274637).
Any way you choose, your identity will remain anonymous, and you could be eligible for a cash reward.