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Police investigating overnight stabbing

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Portland police are trying to track down the person who stabbed a man in Northwest Portland.

It happened around 3:15 a.m. Saturday at Northwest Glisan street and 20th Avenue.

Police say the victim is a homeless man, 54, who suffered multiple stab wounds.

Crews took him to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

He was in critical condition as of Saturday morning.

Police say the only information about the attacker is that he might be a Native American man.

Officers searched the area but didn't find anyone that matched that description.

Anyone with information about this stabbing is asked to contact Assault detectives at (503) 823-0400.

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