BREAKING LINDEN NJ: 18-Year-Old Stabbed in Linden

Linden authorities are investigating a motive for a stabbing that has a man fighting for his life at a hospital in NJ.

Police said an 18-year-old Linden man was stabbed during an altercation that occurred at approximately 7:00 p.m. in the area of W. Gibbons Street and N. Wood Avenue.

Linden Police said the man was taken to Newark University Hospital with serious injuries.

The incident is under investigation by the Linden Police Detective Bureau, and anyone with information is urged to contact Det. Maurice Rawlins or Juan Velarde at (908) 474-8537.