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Police Investigate 2 Stabbings in New Haven

New Haven police are investigating two stabbings and said it’s not yet clear if they are connected.

Officers responded to the intersection of Bassett Street and Dixwell Avenue at 4:50 a.m. to investigate a stabbing and found a victim with several slash wounds. An ambulance transported him to the hospital and police said his injuries are not life-threatening. 

Around the same time, a private vehicle dropped a second male victim off at the emergency entrance of Yale New Haven Hospital. Police said he had a slash wound to his back, which was not life-threatening.

Anyone with information is asked to call the New Haven Police Department Detective Bureau at 203-946-6304.

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