SAN ANTONIO -- Police say a man was stabbed in the stomach overnight while fighting with his friend over who would go buy more drugs.

The two men, both in their 40s, were allegedly doing drugs at a home in the 700 block of Rice Road just before 11 p.m. Saturday, police said.

The pair started arguing about who would go get more drugs when the larger of the two men pulled out a knife and stabbed the other man in the stomach.

The victim was taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center in stable condition.

The suspect was taken into custody. Police said he was claiming self defense.

Charges were not immediately filed.

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