COLUMBIA, Mo. -

A 24-year-old Sturgeon man is in the hospital with serious injuries after being assaulted with a knife Sunday morning.

Columbia police officers were dispatched to 1101 E. Broadway at 1:36 Sunday morning for a disturbance involving several males.

When officers got to the scene, they saw a white vehicle possibly involved in the disturbance leaving the area.

Officers located the car at Broadway and Providence Road.  They found the victim inside the car with a serious injury.

He was transported to a local hospital.

The investigation is ongoing.  If you have any information, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 573-875-TIPS.