Teen charged in Friday stabbing in Meriden

Teen charged in Friday stabbing in Meriden



MERIDEN — A 17-year-old has been charged in a Friday stabbing on St. Casimer Drive.

The teen, whose identity was not released, was charged with first-degree assault and breach of peace, Detective Sgt. Robert Nesci said Monday. He was expected to be arraigned in juvenile court in Hartford on Monday.

Police responded around 7 p.m. to  a report of a stabbing, police spokesman Sgt. Christopher Fry said. A man in his 20s suffered a non-life threatening stab wound and was taken to Hartford Hospital.

Police said the stabbing stemmed from an altercation.

–Lauren Sellew 


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