Providence police locate stabbing victim on Broad Street

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.

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.

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