A 57-year-old man was stabbed several times in Hartford Thursday night.
Police said they responded to Liberty Street at 7:51 p.m. after getting reports of a man getting stabbed and found the victim in his vehicle, suffering from several stab wounds.
The victim told police that he gave a male a ride from Albany Avenue and Garden Street and the man asked for money.
When the victim refused, the other man stabbed him in the face and the neck, police said.
The victim got out of his car and ran and the assailant ran toward Brook Street, police said.
The victim went to St. Francis Hospital and went through surgery. He is in stable condition.
Police are investigating.