Providence police investigating overnight stabbing on Federal Hill

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)- Providence police are investigating after a man was stabbed on Federal Hill early on Saturday morning.

The 28-year-old man is in critical condition at Rhode Island Hospital.

Officers responded to reports of a stabbing at 303 Atwells Avenue at about 2 a.m.

Police said that the officers on the scene weren’t able to locate a victim or any kind of crime scene.

The department responded to Rhode Island Hospital 45 minutes later for an unrelated incident and saw a man trying to get the attention of units there.

The man told police that he had been stabbed around the 200 block of Atwells Avenue.

The victim was disoriented and wasn’t able to give a describe the suspect, according to police.

Officers were able to spot three separate stab wounds on the victim’s torso. His shirt was also ripped and soaked in blood.

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