Stabbing on Saluda River Road

COLUMBIA (WACH) - Richland County Sheriff's Deputies responded to an aggravated assault call just after midnight on Sunday.

The call came from 319 Saluda River Road.

It is reported there was a verbal altercation that became physical between two individuals.

The suspect then proceeded to stab the victim in the upper body.

The victim was taken to Palmetto Baptist Hospital, where they told deputies the person who stabbed them was an acquantance.

Deputies are still searching for the suspect.