01/11/2017 16:35 EST | Updated 01/12/2018 00:12 EST

Teen stabbed near Jarry Park in Montreal's Villeray district

A teen was stabbed in the upper body shortly after noon in Montreal's Villeray-Saint-Michel-Parc-Extension borough.

He was transported to hospital, and police say they don't know his condition.

The stabbing happened at the corner of St-Laurent Boulevard and Jarry Street.

The victim, 17, and his assailant were allegedly arguing when one of them pulled out a knife.

After the stabbing, both fled the scene.

Police found the injured teen a few blocks away. They are still looking for his alleged attacker.