ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) - Ithaca Police are investigating an early morning stabbing that happened Saturday just before 6 am.

Police say they were called to the Walmart in Ithaca after a victim ran into the store after being stabbed. Police were able to locate the victim, who was then transported to a Trauma Center for treatment. According to law officials, the incident is believed to have happened in the area South of Walmart known as, "The Jungle." Police say the suspect is known to the victim and this is not believed to have been a random act of violence.   
The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information regarding this incident, you are asked to contact the Ithaca Police Department.