2 men injured in stabbing outside Norwich home


NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH)– Police are investigating a stabbing that happened outside of a Norwich home Friday night.

Police say at 9:44 p.m., officers responded to a report of a stabbing in front of a home on Taftville Occum Road. An investigation revealed that two men who knew each other, were involved in a physical altercation which resulted in both of them sustaining knife wounds.

Both males were treated at William W. Backus Hospital. While one of them sustained a serious stab wound, both men are expected to recover from their injuries.

Police have not released their identities at this time. The incident remains under investigation and arrests are anticipated.

Anyone with information on the incident is urged to contact Norwich Police at (860) 886-5561.

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