1 Arrested in New Bedford Stabbing

Police in New Bedford are investigating a stabbing that took place shortly after 1 p.m. Saturday.

The incident took place at 228 State St. in New Bedford. Police Tell ABC6 News that two tenants in the house were involved in an argument, that ended in bloodshed.

The victim Timothy McGettigan was stabbed several times, and had to be medflighted to the hospital.

Police have taken his neighbor Donald Mendez, into custody. Mendez has been charged with assault and battery with a deadly weapon.