STAMFORD - Police are investigating a stabbing that happened early Sunday morning at an Stamford apartment.

The incident happened just before 5 a.m. at 108 Vigil St. Investigators say the 23-year-old victim was having a party at his home when he was stabbed in the stomach.

He was taken to the hospital, where doctors performed surgery. His identity was not released.

Police say the suspect was seen fleeing on foot, heading north on Vigil Street. The incident remains under investigation.