Argument leads to early-morning stabbing

(Photo by Sam DeLeon/file)

KILLEEN, Tx (KWTX) A suspect is on the loose after an early-morning stabbing in a residential Killeen neighborhood.

It happened just before 3 a.m. Friday.

Police responded to the 5400 block of Fiesta Oak Drive in response to a report that a man had been stabbed.

The 40-year-old victim told police that he was at the home to visit a friend, when he was approached by another man.

An argument between the two men turned physical and the victim was stabbed, officers said.

The suspect ran away from the scene.

Paramedics treated the victim at the scene.

Police said it appears the two men know each other.