Police in East Orange are investigating a stabbing incident that occurred at a location in the city overnight.
According to preliminary reports, police responded to reports of an injured person in the vicinity of Prospect and William streets around 2:40 a.m.
Upon arrival, police found the unidentified victim suffering severe stab wound at that location.
The victim was transported to University Hospital in Newark for treatment according to reports.
The motive for the stabbing is under investigation and no arrests were immediately reported.