A Provo man was stabbed in the hand early Saturday while walking through Pioneer Park with a friend.

Dale Atkins, 24, was walking home about 2 a.m. through the park at 500 W. Center St. when a lone assailant wearing a ski mask approached him and his friend. The attacker stabbed Atkins during a scuffle and then fled, Provo Police Capt. Keith Teuscher said.Police are looking for a suspect who is between 5 feet 9 inches and 6 feet tall. He was wearing black pants, a black shirt and the mask, police said.