PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Providence police located a man Sunday afternoon who says he was stabbed by an unknown assailant in the cemetery near the corner of Broad and Portland streets.
Police found James Hazard, 20, around 1:30pm, laying on the ground near the intersection of Broad and Blackstone streets, not far from where he was reportedly stabbed.
Hazard suffered non-life threatening injuries from a single stab wound to his abdomen.
He was taken to Rhode Island Hospital to be treated.
Hazard described the suspect as a light-skinned, Jamaican male with dreads and facial hair.
Providence police detectives have taken over this case.