A man was arrested for the stabbing of a 19-year-old man who was reported to have "fallen onto some glass" Sunday in Rehoboth, Massachusetts.
Shortly after 1 a.m., authorities responded to a call of a medical emergency at 120 Purchase St., according to Rehoboth police. The caller told police the victim "may have fallen onto glass."
When officials arrived at the scene, they found a 19-year-old man bleeding heavily with stab wounds to his chest and abdomen. The victim was taken to Rhode Island Hospital, where he is in critical condition.
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State and local police worked with the Bristol County District Attorney’s Office on the investigation. As the investigation developed, officials identified Jared Canto, 19, of Middleborough, Massachusetts as a suspect and issued an arrest warrant.
Canto was arrested and charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.
He was held overnight on bail and is scheduled to be arraigned Monday at Taunton District Court. It is unclear if Canto has a lawyer.