For Immediate Release: 1/27/2019 3:30 pm
On the morning of Saturday January 26th, at about 2:32 AM, Worcester Police officers were dispatched to the parking lot of the Kenmore Diner for a report of a large fight. Officers checked the area and found that the fight was over and the crowd had cleared out. Shortly afterwards, officers responded to an area emergency room for a report of a stabbing victim who had walked into the hospital. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the male victim, who had been stabbed once in the abdomen. Members of the Detective Bureau and Crime Scene Unit responded to investigate.
The preliminary investigation revealed that two males, including the twenty-year-old male victim, had gone to the Kenmore Diner. They had a dispute with a group already there, and a fight broke out. During the fight, the victim was stabbed once in the abdomen. The crowd quickly cleared out and the police arrived. The injuries are not considered to be life-threatening.
This investigation is ongoing. If anyone has information about this incident, please send an anonymous text to 274637 TIPWPD + your message or send an anonymous web based message at worcesterma.gov/police. Calls can also be made to the Worcester Police Detective Bureau at (508) 799-8651.