Fall River PD: Attempted murder suspect turns himself in
FALL RIVER, Mass. (WLNE) -- Fall River police have arrested a 22-year-old homeless man in connection with a stabbing last weekend that left a man seriously injured.
Officers responding to a reported stabbing on Canal Street around 11:30 p.m. Saturday found a 37-year-old man critically injured, according to Fall River police. The man, whose name was not released, was rushed to Rhode Island Hospital, where he is currently listed in serious condition.
After an investigation, Patrick Theriault was identified as the suspect.
Police said Theriault turned himself to Freetown Police Thursday on an arrest warrant that charged him with armed assault with intent to murder and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.
Officials did not say what his motive was or when he will appear in court next.
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