A 22-year-old man was stabbed in salinas Thursday afternoon. The victim told salinas police officers that he was approached by 2 men in the Chinatown area, (near north main street and lake street). he was stabbed several times in the back, and was left at the scene. The victim was air lifted to a san jose hospital with injuries described as life threatening. Police say he provided varying accounts of the attack, and no suspects have been identified.