1 man injured, 1 arrested in Providence stabbing

By Stephanie Vargas


One man was left injured and another arrested after an argument over a vehicle service occurred in Providence Saturday evening.

Jose Morales, 47, whose residence is not immediately available, was arrested after Police were dispatched to a stabbing at the Chad Brown housing projects on June Street on June 20th shortly before 7 p.m.

Police tell ABC 6 they seized a box cutter from Morales’ right front pants pocket.

Gustave Dorante, 27, told Police the two men were arguing over service done to his vehicle when Morales stabbed him in the arm and rib cage then took off.

Dorante was transported to Rhode Island Hospital and his condition is unknown.

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