Man stabbed on boardwalk in Seaside Heights

A man is in stable condition at a local hospital after getting stabbed in a fight last night on the boardwalk.

The victim, who has not yet been identified by police, was stabbed around 8 p.m. last night on the boardwalk near Sheraton Avenue. According to witnesses, a big fight broke out near EJ's Bar on the boarwalk, which resulted in the stabbing. The victim was airlifted to Jersey Shore Medical Center, where he remains in stable condition. Locals say they aren't surprised a fight broke out because of the large crowds that come to the boardwalk to go partying.

According to police, a suspect has been taken into custody.

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