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PD: Dispute leads to stabbing during funeral at North Haven cemetery

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Police were called to the All Saints Cemetery in North Haven. (WFSB) Police were called to the All Saints Cemetery in North Haven. (WFSB)
NORTH HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

A dispute at funeral in North Haven led to a stabbing at a cemetery on Wednesday morning, police said.

The stabbing was reported at the All Saints Cemetery around 11:40 a.m. Upon arrival, officers located a group of people arguing and an unidentified man with two puncture wounds. 

Police said that man was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries from "several stab wounds." 

Officers determined that the suspect in the stabbing, 54-year-old Robert Ferrie, was trying to flee the crime scene in the back seat of a limousine. 

However, the limousine was stopped near the entrance of the cemetery and police arrested Ferrie.

He was charged with first-degree assault, reckless endangerment, and breach of peace. Ferrie is being held on a $150,00 bond. He is expected to be appear in Meriden Superior Court on Thursday. 

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