NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A police presence in New Haven on Wednesday has been reported in the Dixwell Avenue area near Bassett Street.
News 8 has confirmation that seven police cruisers were seen in the intersection of Bassett Street and Dixwell Avenue for a reported stabbing.
According to officials, a man was stabbed and had several visible slash wounds. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment on non-life threatening injuries.
Police say a private vehicle dropped off a second male victim at Yale New Haven Hospital suffering a non-life threatening slash wound to his back.
Police are not sure if the two stabbing incidents are related.
Check back to WTNH.com for updates.