A man was stabbed in the back Thursday night in Atlantic City and now police are asking for your help in locating the suspect.

Jameel Muhammad - Photo: Atlantic City Police Department

Around 9:30 Thursday night, officers responded to the 1900 block of Beach Avenue and they found a man that had been stabbed in the back. The victim was taken to ARMC-City with injuries that are considered life threatening.

Officers were able to identify the suspect as 53-year-old Jameel Muhammad, who fled the scene on foot before officers got to the scene. Muhammad is facing aggravated assault and weapons charges.

Anyone with information on where Muhammad is, you are asked to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit at (609) 347-5766.