The search is on for the suspect who stabbed a man outside a popular grocery store. It happened just after midnight at the Winco on East 20th Street in Chico.
Chico Police said the man was in the parking lot when a man approached him and demanded money.
The victim refused and was stabbed in the abdomen.
The victim drove himself to Enloe Medical Center and is expected to survive.
Shoppers at Winco were on edge, but they said they were glad it happened overnight.
The suspect is described as a white man, with brown or red hair. He was wearing a plaid shirt.