One dead in New London stabbing incident - WFSB 3 Connecticut

One dead in New London stabbing incident

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One person was dead after a stabbing in New London on Tuesday night. (WFSB) One person was dead after a stabbing in New London on Tuesday night. (WFSB)
NEW LONDON, CT (WFSB) -

One person is dead and another injured and under arrest after a stabbing in New London Tuesday night. 

According to police, emergency officials received a report of a disturbance at 49 Blackhall Street during which 2 people might have been stabbed. 

When officers arrived, they found two men had been stabbed. New London firefighters also responded and rendered medical attention. Both victims were transported to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital. 

Police said one of the victims later died of his injuries. He has been identified as 33-year-old Raheeim General, of New London. 

Police said the other stab victim was identified as 46-year-old Metese Hinds of New London. Hinds was arrested at the hospital by police and charged with violation of a protective order. 

The investigation remains active.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to contact the New London Police Department's Detective Division at 860-447-1481 or anonymous information may be submitted via the New London Tips 411 system by texting NLPDTip plus the information to Tip411 (847411).

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