VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- A teenager is recovering in the hospital after being stabbed multiple times in Virginia Beach.

Police were called to the 700 block of Alder Circle around 9:10 p.m. Thursday. Upon arrival, they found a boy between the ages of 14 and 17 suffering from multiple stab wounds.

The boy was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries and is said to be in stable condition, according to police.

A possible suspect has been identified.

The Virginia Beach Police Department's Homicide Unit is continuing to investigate the case.