NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — New Haven Police have identified the man killed in a stabbing on Monday night.
New Haven investigators learned that 30-year-old Sterling Timmone was assaulted near his home in the Amity section of New Haven. Arriving responders found Timmone in a Whalley Avenue business driveway unresponsive and bleeding heavily.
Timmone was transported to the hospital where it was determined he had been stabbed and not shot as previously reported.
Police say the New Haven man was hospitalized in critical condition at Yale New Haven Hospital following surgery Monday evening. Timmone sustained a life-threatening stab wound to the back.
On Tuesday morning, police say Timmone had died and are now investigating the death as a homicide.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the New Haven Police Department at 203-946-6304. Callers may remain anonymous.
The crime scene at Whalley Avenue and Davis Street has since been reopened.