Two young males were stabbed after a reported disturbance near on Friday night, Lieutenant Jim Duffy said.
The victims, in their 20s, did not realize they had been injured until after an with the suspects, identified only as three men, also in their 20s, Lt. Jim Duffy said.
Authorities were called to the scene area around 7:30 p.m., after the victims realized they had been wounded.
At last report, the suspects had fled into the park and deputies were continuing to investigate the incident, Duffy said.
City paramedics and firefighters responded to treat the victims at Stoyer Road and Carlton Hills Boulevard, said Richard Mattock, Santee Deputy .
He described the as being in their late teens or early 20s. Both had been beaten, one was stabbed multiple times, the other, twice, Mattock said.
They were transported separately to Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego in stable condition.