SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred on Market Street in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Saturday night.

At about 9:45 p.m., police received a report that a male victim had been stabbed in the 1000 block of Market Street, near the Golden Gate Theatre.

Officers located the victim, who was suffering from an injury to his upper body. He was transported to San Francisco General Hospital, police said.

According to police, the suspect was described as a black male in his 40 or 50s. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt at the time of the stabbing and fled east on Market Street.

The incident remains under investigation, police said.

Anyone with information regarding the stabbing is urged to contact police at (415) 575-4444.

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