PORTLAND, Ore. - A man was stabbed in downtown Portland Thursday evening.
The crime happened at Waterfront Park, just north of Northwest Couch Street.
According to police, the victim had a non-life threatening stab wound to his back and was not very cooperative with officers. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
The man was later identified as 28-year-old Richard Michael Dale, a transient.
Police did recover a knife and are looking for the suspect, who is described as:
- White male in his early 20s
- 5 feet, 4 inches to 5 feet, 6 inches tall
- Weighs around 130 to 150 pounds
- Short buzz cut
- Possibly homeless
- Was wearing gold pants and had a blue backpack
Anyone with information is asked to contact Sgt. Ken Whattam at (503) 823-0242.