CHATTANOOGA (WRCB)-- Eyewitness News has learned of a stabbing at the Overlook Apartments on 1201 Boynton Drive.

One man was stabbed in the chest on the sixth floor of the building.

He was taken to the hospital and treated for non life threatening injuries.

Several eyewitnesses saw the incident, but police are unclear on details that might have caused the altercation.

They are searching for a black male suspect.

Eyewitness News Reporter Megan Boatwright is on the scene.

Police are looking for a suspect by the name of Lawrence Gohnston that matches the following description: Black male, 5'9, last seen wearing a black t-shirt over a gray t-shirt with blue jeans. Gohnston has a slim frame with a bald head.

If you have any information on Gohnston, call Chattanooga Police at 698-2525.

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