A fight involving several people in downtown Santa Barbara sent one person to the hospital Tuesday night, according to the Santa Barbara Police Department.
At about 9 p.m., police dispatchers received a report from a resident of several people fighting on the 400 block of East Victoria Street, said Anthony Wagner, a police spokesman.
Officers who converged on the scene learned that a male subject had headed westbound on Victoria Street to a residence, where he was found with serious injuries, Wagner said.
His name was not released, and details on his condition were not available.
As of 10:15 p.m., no suspects were in custody, Wagner said.
Nearly a dozen officer remained on scene late Tuesday night investigating the incident, which as described as an assault with a deadly weapon.
There were reports that the victim had been stabbed, but that could not be confirmed.
Wagner said it was not yet known whether the incident was gang-related.