Actor Anwan Glover has thanked fans for their support after he was beaten and stabbed in a Washington, D.C. nightclub over the weekend (02-03Aug14).

The Wire star, who portrayed gang member Slim Charles, was partying at hotspot Cafe Asia on Sunday (03Aug14), when he was confronted by unknown assailants who assaulted and stabbed him.

He was treated for a laceration on the right side of his torso at George Washington University Hospital, but has since been discharged and has taken to his Instagram.com page to update fans on his condition.

He writes, "As many of you are aware, i (sic) was involved in an incident last night. While supporting another band, at their show, I was involved in an altercation with some unknown people. While defending myself, I was stabbed. I was hospitalized and have been released."

Glover continues, "I am not a stranger to adversity and when shown hate, I'm going to spread love. I am recovering and will be back soon. My flesh may be stabbed but my spirit is unbreakable. I want to thank all of my fans, followers and friends for their inquiries, we'll wishes, prayers and love. I love you all back and I'm always going to love my city..."