Man stabbed during late night robbery in the Short North

North High Street in the short north at night. (FILE - WSYX/WTTE)

A man was stabbed during a robbery in the Short North overnight Tuesday.

The 1:55 a.m. incident happened near the intersection of North High Street and Warren Street.

Police said a man and his friend were walking south on North High Street when a stranger asked them for money.

The man handed over money, but police said the stranger became irate and cut him in the right shoulder with a knife.

The man said the knife was around six inches long. Police described the stranger as a white man having short hair and a chin strap beard.

Police said the victim was taken to Grant Medical Center in "stable" condition.

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