WILMINGTON, Del. — Wilmington police say a man is in critical condition after being stabbed and the suspect is at large.

The News Journal and WDEL report officers found the victim around 2 a.m. Sunday. He had stab wounds to his torso.

Police say the 57-year-old was treated at the scene and then taken to a hospital, where he was listed in critical condition.

The suspect was described only as a man in his 40s.

An investigation is ongoing.

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