According to police, Rasheen Johnson, 23 of Hamden, was in a verbal dispute with father-in-law Kareem Henderson, 37 of Hamden, that escalated into a physical confrontation. Police say Johnson stabbed Henderson in the “left armpit area.”
Henderson was transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital for medical treatment.
Hamden police then arrested Johnson and charged him with assault. He was released on a $10,000 bond and scheduled to appear in court in November.
Henderson was charged with breach of peace and is scheduled to appear in court in November as well.