Ventura police said they received a call from the victim at 9:49 a.m. The male stated that he had walked out of the river bottom and onto the bike path near the fairgrounds when he was assaulted and stabbed.
As officers began to investigate, the victim refused to answer any questions. He was later transported to Ventura County Medical Center where he was treated for non life-threatening injuries and released.
The Ventura Police Department is asking anyone with information about this case to call (805) 339-4441.