A 17-year-old boy was in critical condition Saturday after being found in the roadway in the lower Punchbowl area with stab wounds.
Police said the boy was discovered with multiple puncture wounds at about 10:15 p.m. Police said there were at least two male suspects, who were unknown.
An Emergency Medical Services report said an initial caller reported a possible pedestrian accident on Magellan Avenue.
Responding paramedics found the boy lying in the street after apparently being stabbed multiple times with an unknown weapon, the report said.
Paramedics treated the boy and took him to a hospital in critical condition.
Police opened a second-degree attempted murder investigation.