New London police investigating fatal stabbing

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NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — Police are investigating a fatal stabbing in New London Sunday night.

Police say the stabbing happened around 8:35 p.m. on Tilley Street.

When crews arrived to the scene, police say an adult male was found lying on the steps inside a home with a stab wound to the upper chest.

Officials say the male was transported to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Along with police, officials say New London police detectives and New London States Attorney’s office responded to the scene.

The identity of the man who was stabbed has not been released and the investigation is ongoing.

The New London Police Department is asking that anyone with information in regards to this incident to contact the department’s Detective’s Division at 860-447-1481. They say anonymous information can also be submitted through the New London Tips 411 system by texting NLPDTip and the information to Tip411 or 847411.

Stay tuned with News 8 for updates.

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