Three injured after early morning stabbings in city

A suspect was in custody and injured after a pair of early morning stabbings in the city of Dunkirk.

Dunkirk Police Department said it responded to 123 Lake Shore Drive West, Apartment C around 3:30 a.m. Thursday. Upon arrival, a suspect was located inside the apartment who was connected to the stabbing of two victims. The suspect was taken into custody.

The victims and suspect were then transported to Brooks-TLC Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries sustained during the attack. The suspect was later transported to UPMC Chautauqua in Jamestown. Once the suspect is released and charged, police said it will have more information.

Fredonia Police Department, Dunkirk Fire Department and Alstar Ambulance assisted city police.


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