On early Friday morning officers responded to a welfare concern in the 2200 block of N. Palace.
Upon arrival, Officers observed a black male victim with what appeared to be a knife wound to the neck. According to the victim he was walking across the railroad tracks in the 2200 block of N. Palace when he was assaulted by an unknown suspect who cut his neck with a knife.
The victim was transported by ambulance to a local hospital where he received treatment.
There are no suspects at this time and the case remains under investigation.