Male Found Stabbed in the Abdomen in Jersey City

An overnight stabbing that sent a male to the hospital suffering serious injuries is under investigation by Jersey City Police.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to the 400 block of Ocean Avenue after they learned of an injured person at around 9:30 p.m.

Units arrived at the scene found a male victim suffering a severe stab wound to the abdomen at that location. Police say EMS transported the unidentified male was to St. Jersey City Medical Center where doctors treated his injuries then listed him in stable condition.

The motive for the stabbing is under investigation and no arrests have been reported at this time.