ACTON — Chief Richard Burrows reports that the Acton Police Department is investigating a stabbing that occurred Thursday evening.
At 9:30p.m., Acton Police were dispatched to Long Ridge Road for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers determined that an 18-year-old male, who had suffered stab and slash wounds, had already been taken to a local hospital by a friend.
Through a preliminary investigation, Acton Police determined that the incident was not random and there is no danger to the public. The victim had been inside a vehicle parked on Long Ridge Road at the time of the incident.
The victim was subsequently transported to a Boston hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.
Acton Police are continuing to actively investigate this incident, and are continuing to search for suspects.
This is developing story, and updates will be provided as they are available.