Suspect and victim arrested following stabbing in New London - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Suspect and victim arrested following stabbing in New London

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Police in New London are investigating a stabbing that led to the arrest of both the suspect and the victim.

New London Police were called to 70 West Coit Street to investigate the report of a domestic disturbance involving a knife.

When police responded to the home they located 32-year-old Christopher Benites suffering from a stab wound to his arm.

Marta Colon was also located at the scene holding a large kitchen-type knife.

When police attempted to arrest Colon, Benites became aggressive towards the officers and was subdued by pepper spray.

Both Colon and Benites were arrested.

Department of Children and Families assisted police during the investigation.

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