Man stabbed early today

A 28-year-old man was taken to Via Christi Hospital on St. Francis early today after being stabbed, police said.

The man was approached by six men he didn't know at 4:25 a.m. in the 1200 block of North Broadway, Sgt. Steve Yarberry said.

One of the men had a pocketknife, and the victim was stabbed in the back, Yarberry said. The man was taken to the hospital in critical condition.