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UPDATE: Man stabbed, another in custody after stabbing

Posted at 4:53 PM, Mar 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-02 21:48:11-05

A man has been taken into custody after another man was stabbed Thursday afternoon.

The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. near Torrey Pines Drive and Tropicana Avenue. Police said two people, possibly homeless, got into a fight in the wash when one stabbed the other.

The suspect hopped a wall and tried to hide in a nearby neighborhood before police caught him.

The man who was stabbed is recovering at University Medical Center.

Originally police had said it was investigating the possible stabbing of two people.

This is a developing story. Check back to 13 Action News for updates.