West Warwick Police investigating 2 unrelated stabbing incidents

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WEST WARWICK, R.I (WLNE) – West Warwick police are said they are currently investigating two separate and unrelated stabbing incidents that happened roughly within a day of each other. 

Police say the first incident happened around 5:00 pm Friday, June 28th, when officers were dispatched to an apartment complex off of West Warwick Avenue for a report of two people had had been stabbed. 

Both victims, male and female, received non-life-threatening injuries to their upper bodies after a domestic related incident. 

According to police, the suspect in that case, a 29-year-old male. fled the scene before officers could arrive. 

The second incident occurred on Saturday, June 29th, around 9:00 p.m, police say.

A group of people were involved in an argument on Washington Street, one male suspect pulled a knife and stabbed two other males. 

The suspect, identified as a 42-year-old male, got into a vehicle and fled the scene. 

The male victims were treated for non-life-threatening injuries. 

The incidents are still under investigation at this time. 

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