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Paterson Police Investigate Early Morning Domestic Violence Double Stabbing


By: Richard L. Smith

Paterson Police are investigating a domestic violence incident that led to two victims being stabbed at a residence early Tuesday morning.

The altercation occurred around 1 a.m. in the 100 block of Franklin Street.

AdResponding to 911 calls about a physical confrontation at the address, police discovered two individuals with stab wounds upon arrival.

One of the victims, who sustained a serious stab wound to the chest, was among those injured. Both victims were promptly transported to St. Joseph's Hospital for emergency treatment.


Authorities launched a search for a female suspect, described as wearing dark clothing, who reportedly fled the scene.

Police have assured the public that this was an isolated incident and there is no broader risk to community safety.AdThe investigation into the circumstances of this domestic violence incident is ongoing as police work to apprehend the suspect and provide further information about the case.