TribLIVE

| Neighborhoods


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

2 serious in New Kensington stabbings

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 1:21 a.m.
 

Police said two men suffered serious stab wounds and a woman was stabbed in the arm after an altercation Wednesday night in the Parnassus section of the city.

Sgt. Dino DiGiacobbe said one man was a resident of the apartment house at 542 Fifth Ave. and the others who were injured were friends of tenants.

DiGiacobbe said the incident occurred between tenants of different apartments of the top two floors of the three-story house.

According to a witness who would not give their name, a man was found lying in the middle of Fifth Avenue. Other reports said he had been stabbed twice.

Both men were airlifted to Pittsburgh hospitals while the woman was taken to Allegheny Valley Hospital. The incident was first reported about 10:30 p.m.

Police were still interviewing people at the scene at 1 a.m. but had not interviewed the injured. Police said the men were in surgery.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read AlleKiski Valley

  1. Springdale Library to pay rent to borough
  2. Alle-Kiski Valley slips into the holiday spirit with Light Up Night festivities
  3. Brackenridge high-rise infested with bed bugs
  4. Freezing rain menaces Alle-Kiski Valley roadways
  5. Machinists ranked No. 1 occupation by Department of Labor
  6. Knoch graduate a success in male-dominant profession
  7. Deer Lakes teacher’s contract approved
  8. Tarentum school briefly locked down Tuesday
  9. Leechburg Area plans to hire business manager
  10. Positives seen despite Valley Junior-Senior High School performance scores
  11. No eagle cam for Harmar next year but 2 for Hays
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.