NEW BEDFORD - New Bedford Police are investigating an apparent stabbing in the city's near north end.

Police say the stabbing was reported at 6:28 p.m. Tuesday at 92 Ashley Boulevard, Apt. 1S.

New Bedford Police say a 40-year-old man had suffered what appeared to be a stab wound to one of his legs. He was transported to St. Luke's Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The incident is under investigation.