PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Portland police say a 31-year- old man from Veazie, Maine was stabbed in the parking lot of Denny’s at 1220 Brighton Avenue.

Police the suspects fled prior to police arrival. The victim was transported to Maine Medical Center where he is in stable condition, police report.

Police say the incident originally began as a fight at PT’s Showclub at 200 Riverside Street. Two groups were separated by staff and left PT’s. police.

Then they met again in the Denny’s parking lot where the stabbing occurred.

The Police Department is looking to speak with two suspects. They are described as black males, about 5’ 9”, both with short hair. The incident remains under investigation

Portland Police encourage anyone that witnessed the incident or may know the subjects involved to contact the Department at 207.874.8575.