Police investigate double stabbing

By Jennifer Petracca


Providence Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred early Sunday morning at the Vault Lounge on Atwells Avenue.

Around 2 a.m., crews responded to the club at 387 Atwells Ave and located two male subjects. One victim had suffered a stab wound to the torso and the other sustained multiple stab wounds.

The victims, identified as Matthew Heal, 38, and Saul Rivera, 27, were taken to Rhode Island Hospital.

There was believed to be a verbal altercation between the victims and three other males that resulted in the stabbing.

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