Police officers recently arrested a man who allegedly stabbed someone during a violent altercation outside a house in Bergenfield, NJ.
The stabbing incident occurred late at night at a residence on 202 Howard Drive in Bergenfield, New Jersey. According to authorities, the suspect got into a fight with the victim, grabbed a knife, and used the weapon to stab the victim in his abdomen.
The victim is a 36-year-old man who lives in Bergenfield, New Jersey. He suffered significant physical injuries as a result of the attack. He was taken to Hackensack University Medical Center so that he could be treated for his injuries. The victim also underwent emergency surgery at the Hackensack hospital.
Bergenfield New Jersey police investigated the stabbing incident and searched the area for the suspect. Police later arrested the suspect when he came back to the residence.
The 34-year-old suspect resides in Phillipsburg in Warren County, New Jersey. He faces multiple criminal charges, including aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose. The suspect also faces criminal charges for tampering with evidence because he allegedly tried to discard the knife used in the attack.
After being arrested and charged, the suspect was transported to the Bergen County Jail in Hackensack, NJ. He was being held at the jail in lieu of $50,000 bail.
To learn more about this case, check out the NJ.com article, “Suspect Charged in Bergenfield Stabbing.”