Man stabbed multiple times near D.C. convention center, police say

Police are on the scene of a stabbing near the Convention Center in Northwest D.C. Friday, March 16, 2018 (Sam Ford/ABC7)

A man has been stabbed multiple times Friday afternoon in Northwest Washington near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham said the unidentified man is in critical condition and undergoing surgery.

Newsham also said that a suspect was arrested and taken away in an ambulance.

Police have not given a motive in the stabbing, but said there was an altercation.

The incident occurred in the 700 block of N Street, NW.

This is a developing story that will be updated

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