SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A man who tried to leave a San Diego strip club without paying his bar bill got into a brawl with the bouncer early Sunday and stabbed him, police said.
The fight at Ten's Showclub at 4307 Ohio St. occurred about 1 a.m., San Diego police Officer David Stafford said.
Police withheld the suspect's name, but Stafford said he was 27 and booked on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. The suspect also was cut in a struggle for control of the knife, Stafford said.
The bouncer, who held the man for police despite his wounds, was taken to a hospital to be treated for a non-life-threatening injuries, he said.
The club is no stranger to violence. A man shot in the groin at the club in March 2010 died.
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