Officers with the DeFuniak Springs Police responded to a stabbing, at Southern Springs Apartments Monday afternoon at around 2:30 PM. Witnesses reported that one man stabbed another in the back for an unknown reason. After being stabbed, the victim went to a residence on Cook Avenue before being located by Officers and Sheriff’s Deputies. He was treated on scene by Walton Fire Rescue and DeFuniak Springs Fire Department personnel before being transported to North Okaloosa Medical Center. Walton County Sheriff’s Office Deputies and K-9 Units responded to assist in the search that identified a person of interest. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Detective Philip Austin at 850-892-8513. Callers may also remain anonymous by contacting the TIPS line at 910-TIPS (8477).