WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — The Winston-Salem Police Department is investigating a stabbing that took place on Saturday night.

At around 8:18 p.m. on Saturday, officers came to the Family Dollar at 550 North Martin Luther King Jr Drive after getting a report of a stabbing.

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At the scene, police found a man suffering from a stab wound to his abdomen. He was taken to the hospital by EMS and his injuries are not considered to be life-threatening.

Investigators say the victim and the suspect were in a physical altercation inside the Family Dollar when the suspect pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim in the stomach. The suspect then assaulted the victim by kicking him in the head.

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Police say that the suspect left the scene before officers arrived.

The WSPD’s Field Services Bureau/Patrol Division has assumed responsibility for the investigation. There is no further information available at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call the WSPD at (336) 773-7700, Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800 or En Espanol (336) 728-3904. Tips made to Crime Stoppers can be made anonymously. A Crime Stoppers Tip Form can also be located online. You can also view Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem Forsyth County on Facebook. Tips, including photos and videos, can be texted to the WSPD at (336) 276-1717.