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Man stabbed several times in apparent drug deal

Victim taken to SAMMC in critical condition

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SAN ANTONIO – A man was taken to the hospital Saturday after being stabbed several times in a drug deal on the East Side.

Police said the stabbing took place around 6 p.m. at a home near Nolan Street and St. Charles.

The victim was stabbed several times in the back and managed to get to the 1100 block of Hays Street.

He was taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center in critical condition.

Investigators are working to determine the details of the attack and drug deal.

Police are searching for the assailant.