Man Found Brutally Stabbed Inside Car in Newark's Ironbound Section

There were critical injuries reported for a man who police found suffering severe stab injuries inside a vehicle at a location in Newark's Ironbound section.

According to police, a 911 call alerted police of an injured person at 290 Chestnut Street just before 3 p.m.

Officers arrived at the scene and found the severely injured victim bleeding heavily inside a vehicle in the parking lot of the Metro PCS, according to police.

The victim was rushed to University Hospital for treatment and was listed in critical condition.

Police are looking into the possibility of the stabbing being related to an incident on South Street just before locating the victim.

The incidents remain under investigation. No arrests immediately reported.