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Inmate Stabbed in the Back at New Jersey Jail

By rlsmetro on
Mercer County

Authorities are looking into the motive behind a stabbing that left an inmate injured at a jail in Mercer County Friday evening. 

Officials say the incident happened at the Mercer County Correctional Center in Lambertville around 4:55 p.m. 

Police say a male inmate was involved in a confrontation with another prisoner, which resulted in the stabbing. 

According to reports, the victim was rushed to an area hospital where medical personnel treated him for serious injuries and uncontrolled bleeding. 

The incident remains under investigation.