Waterbury PD arrest suspect accused of stabbing woman on Willow Street

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WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH)– Waterbury Police have arrested a man accused of stabbing a woman on Willow Street Saturday morning.

At 5:27 a.m. Saturday, officers were dispatched to the area of Willow Street at Hillside Avenue on a weapons complaint.

Officers located a 34-year-old female suffering from a stab wound to the lower abdominal area. The woman was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers interviewed several people on the scene. Police report evidence of shots being fired was recovered in the area.

Police arrested Rocky Alvarado, 27, of Waterbury on Wednesday. He is currently being charged with two counts of Assault and Disorderly Conduct. Alvarado is being held on a $250,000 bond and is due in court Thursday.

Rocky Alvarado, 27, of Waterbury. Photo: Waterbury Police

It is undetermined at this time if the stabbing occurred inside a business on Willow Street or outside, according to police.

This is an active and ongoing investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident to contact the Detective Bureau at 203-574-6941 or Crime Stoppers at (203) 755-1234.

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