Police are at the scene of an assault on Freshwater Road in St. John's Friday morning

A man has been taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary

The altercation happened on Freshwater Road near Ches's Fish and ChipsPolice received the call at 9:15 a.m.

Police said the man's injuries are consistent of that of a stabbing. 

The investigation is continuing.