Man stabbed during fight

Detectives are investigating the stabbing of a man identified with initials L.A.S.M. which took place on Saturday March 31st shortly after midnight on the A. Th. Illidge road in the vicinity of China bar and restaurant. According to reports a fight had taken place between the victim and the suspect. During the fight the suspect used a sharp pointed object to stab the victim. After committing the act the suspect fled the scene of foot. The victim was transported by private vehicle to the Sint Maarten medical Center for treatment. At the Sint Maarten Medical Center the investigating officers learnt that the victim was stab several times however he was in stable condition. He was also admitted for observation and further treatment.