REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. – Police in Rehoboth Beach are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in a stabbing that left an 18-year-old injured.

Police say the stabbing happened on the Boardwalk around Wilmington Avenue just after 10:00 p.m. on Saturday night. The suspect allegedly stabbed the victim on the left side of his body after a verbal altercation. The suspect and three accomplices fled the scene.

The man police are looking for was described as  a black male wearing a gray New Balance sweatshirt, gray sweatpants, a backpack, and dark colored athletic shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Tyler Whitman at (302) 524-1391 or submit a tip through Delaware Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-847-3333 or online at