ANTIOCH (CBS SF) – Police were looking for a suspect who stabbed a man during a fight Monday morning in Antioch, leaving the victim in critical condition.

The stabbing was reported shortly before 6 a.m. in the 3100 block of Gentrytown Drive, where officers found the 26-year-old victim and administered first-aid before he was taken to an area hospital for surgery.

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The suspect, who police say was known to the victim and is also a 26-year-old man, fled after the stabbing.

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The search for the suspect continues and evidence is still being collected, police said.

Anyone with information about the stabbing is asked to call the Antioch Police Department non-emergency line at (925) 778-2441 or Detective Loren Bledsoe at (925) 779-6884.

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