Police Investigate 5th Ward Stabbing
Monday, October 22, 2012 • 9:12am
PATERSON, NJ - An 18-year-old city man was stabed twice in the back during a fight near the corner of Park Avenue and Rosa Parks Boulevard at 10:30 pm on Friday, police said.
The victim, a resident of Hamilton Avenue, suffered superficial wounds that were not life-threatening, according to Sgt. Ivette Otero.
The incident started as a verbal dispute that escalated to a physical altercation, police said.