WPD investigating stabbing after victim arrives at ER

WPD investigating stabbing after victim arrives at ER

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - A man said he was stabbed by another man after a dispute over a woman early Wednesday morning, according to the Wilmington Police Department.

Shortly after 5 a.m., officers were dispatched to New Hanover Regional Medical Center where a stabbing victim had arrived in the emergency room.

The 47-year-old man told officers that he was stabbed near the intersection of 12th and Greenfield streets following a dispute with another man over a woman. Police say the victim didn’t offer any other details about the incident.

He received non-life-threatening injuries in the attack, officials say.

Police were unable to locate a crime scene.

The case still is under investigation.

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