Man stabbed outside Albuquerque yard sale

Updated: 05/03/2014 8:17 PM | Created: 05/03/2014 8:15 PM
By: The Associated Press

ALBUQUERQUE (AP) — Albuquerque police say a man was stabbed while stopping to check out a yard sale.

Police say the victim is in stable condition at University of New Mexico Hospital after sustaining multiple stab wounds.

Authorities say the man and his girlfriend stopped at a yard sale on Mesilla Street near Zuni. They say when another man approached the victim as he was getting out of his car.

According to police, the suspect and the victim got into an argument and the victim repeatedly said he did not know him.

Officers say the suspect allegedly then stabbed the victim, causing lacerations in his wrist, abdomen and pelvic area.

No arrests have been made and detectives are still investigating.

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