Violent Weekend has Providence Police Investigating 3 Stabbings

A violent weekend in the capital city, has Providence Police investigating 3 stabbings.

The most recent stabbing happened Sunday morning. Police say 27-year-old Marcus Briggs was stabbed three times in the back, while walking under the old Rt. 195 overpass.

Briggs brother rushed him to the hospital, but along the way ran a stop sign, hitting a police cruiser carrying two officers.

Both officers were taken to the hospital will injuries, along with Briggs who is said to be in serious condition.

Briggs' brother has since been charged in the crash.