Ward Canyon - Normal Heights
Satellite view of Ward Canyon Neighborhood Park. Photo credit: Google Earth.

An argument turned physical, leaving a man with knife wounds Thursday, a San Diego police officer said.

The incident, in Normal Heights, involved four men. It happened about 6:35 p.m. in Ward Canyon Neighborhood Park on Adams Avenue, according to Officer Robert Heims.

When the argument between the quartet was over, one man stabbed another twice near the armpit as he got on his motorcycle to leave. The other three men fled the park.

The victim was able to drive himself away on his motorcycle and was taken to a hospital by his girlfriend.

His wounds were non-life-threatening, Heims said.

The suspect was described as a Hispanic man, about 5 feet 8 inches to 9 inches tall and weighing about 180 pounds, Heims said.

Anyone with information on this stabbing was asked to call San Diego police at 619-531-2000. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

– City News Service