Lockport PD investigating late-night stabbing

Larry Kensinger/contributorLockport police responded late Tuesday to a report of a stabbing near the intersection of Park Place and High Street. The matter remains under investigation. 

Lockport Police Department officials have released more information on Tuesday night's stabbing that sent a victim to Erie County Medical Center.

Detective Captain Anthony Palumbo released a statement on Wednesday afternoon releasing basic details of the incident.

LPD responded to the area of Park Place and Orchard Street at 11:35 p.m. Tuesday for a report of a man that had been stabbed. He was transported to ECMC for treatment. The Lockport Police Crime Scene Unit responded to process the scene.

During an interview, Palumbo declined to identify where the man was stabbed. He believes the stabbing was intentional, and it was not fatal.

He said the investigation was just started.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Palumbo at 439-6607, APalumbo@LockportNY.gov or the Lockport Police Confidential Tip Line at 439-6707.

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