PORTLAND, Ore. — Police arrested the suspect in a stabbing that left a man with life-threatening injuries in Southeast Portland on Saturday night.

Ivory Joe Watkins, Jr., 43, is charged with first-degree assault.

Officers responded to the 6400 block of Southeast 129th Place shortly after 6:45 p.m. and found the injured victim. He was taken to the hospital.

Investigators believe the victim and Watkins knew each other and are not from the area the stabbing took place.

Anyone with information is asked to call Assault Detectives at 503-823-0400.