A man was stabbed in the 700 block of College Street shortly before 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Killeen police said.
A police officer arrived on scene to find a male victim with a stab wound in his upper body, according to police spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez.
He was taken to Scott & White Medical Center in Temple in critical condition. By Wednesday evening, he was in a stable condition, police said.
Police continue to investigate.