Norwich Police Investigating Facial Stabbing
On September 6, 2019, at approximately 2:44 a.m., the Norwich Police Department patrol division responded to a report of a person stabbed. The incident occurred on a sidewalk in the area of Smith Avenue and the Eighth Street Bridge. Responding officers located a male victim with a laceration to the face. The victim received treatment to his injuries, is hospitalized, and is in stable condition.
It is believed the assault was a targeted act of violence. The Norwich Police Detective Division is actively investigating the incident.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who may have information is urged to contact Norwich Police Detectives at 860-886-5561 ext:3199.