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Irvington Township Deadly Stabbing Under Investigation

By rlsmetro on
Irvington Township The Essex County Prosector's Office has taken the lead in a stabbing that left a man dead in Irvington Township overnight. According to police, the early morning stabbing incident happened at approximately 2:45 a.m. in the 30's block of 40th Street. The preliminary investigation revealed that in an apparent domestic incident, a male suspect stabbed his 29-year-old boyfriend then stabbed a female before fleeing the scene. Police officials say they found the heavily bleeding, unconscious and unresponsive patient after a call reporting an assault in progress. Police said the unidentified female was transported to the hospital in stable condition. Doctors pronounced the man dead a short time later. Irvington officials said the incident was isolated and the community was not in danger. The motive for the stabbing is under investigation and the suspect remains at-large.