LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Authorities Sunday said a man was hospitalized after sustaining a stab wound to his upper torso following an altercation at a Long Beach restaurant.
The incident happened about 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Sushi on Fire restaurant in the 5300 block of E. 2nd Street in the Belmont Shore area.
Upon arriving on scene, officers learned that there had been an altercation between two patrons.
Long Beach police Sgt. Aaron Eaton told KNX 1070’s Kim Marriner the pair continued to argue as they left the restaurant. Authorities say that’s when one man pulled a knife out and allegedly stabbed the other.