Nassau County police are investigating an assault in the parking lot of a Uniondale nightclub early Sunday morning.

Police said a man, 35, was walking through the parking lot of Las Flores Night Club, 1034 Front St., when a man approached him from behind and stabbed him in his right torso.

The victim received a puncture wound, police said. Police said in a news release the weapon used was "possibly a knife."

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Police said the suspect fled in a red car. The victim was driven to to a nearby hospital by a friend. He was in stable condition, police said.

Anyone with information can call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-8477.