At 8:41 a.m. Tuesday, Bakersfield police were dispatched to Planz Park at 1601 Planz Road regarding the victim of a stabbing.

The victim said he was approached by the suspect, "Pete," and they became involved in an argument. The suspect stabbed the victim several times in the back.

The victim was taken to a local hospital with non-lifethreatening wounds.

The suspect is described as white, an apparent transient, 35, 5 feet 4 inches to 5 feet 5 inches tall, 170 pounds, with a bald head and wearing a white T-shirt and blue shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Bakersfield Police Department at 327-7111.

- Bakersfield Police Department