The incident happened at 4:25 p.m. near Third and Pike, Seattle Police said. Medics arrived to find a man who had been stabbed several times in the torso. He was rushed to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle in critical condition.
The attacker is described as a thin black man in his early 20s with medium skin. He is approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall and was last seen wearing a black baseball hat with red insignia, a red shirt, brown hooded sweater with block lettering and black pants. If you know who this person is, you're asked to call Seattle police.
Police say the attacker and victim knew each other and their gang unit is investigating.