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PD: Hartford man arrested following stabbing in Manchester

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MANCHESTER, Conn. (WTNH) — A Hartford man is arrested following a stabbing on Hilliard St. Saturday morning, according to police.

Police said officers were called to an apartment building on the 100 block of Hilliard St. at around 9:42 a.m. Saturday. Upon arrival, officers saw two men outside. One of them was holding a large knife pointed toward the other man.

Police told the suspect, 33-year-old Kelvin McCullough of Hartford, to drop his knife. Police said he threw the knife to the ground, and officers detained him.

The other man then told police that someone in the building was stabbed. Officers found a 33-year-old Bridgeport man inside the entrance suffering from a large laceration on the abdomen.

The victim was transported to Hartford Hospital. Police report the victim and is in stable condition.

McCullough has been charged with first-degree assault, carrying a dangerous weapon, second-degree threatening, and disorderly conduct.

He is currently being held on a $150,000 bond and is scheduled to be presented in court at GA-19 on on Feb. 16. He is scheduled to appear in court again on April 8, 2021.

Anyone with information is asked to call Manchester police at (860) 645-5500.

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