Salem Police Investigating Stabbing

Salem, New Hampshire Police Department
Brian Pattullo, Civilian Administrator
Capt. Joel P. Dolan, Officer-in-Charge
9 Veterans Memorial Parkway,
Salem, New Hampshire, 03079

For Immediate Release

Friday, April 26, 2019

Media Contact: John Guilfoil
Phone: 617-993-0003
Email: [email protected]

Salem Police Investigating Stabbing

SALEM– Officer-in-Charge Capt. Joel Dolan reports that Salem Police are investigating a stabbing that took place early Friday morning.

At 2:55 a.m., a stabbing was reported to police at a carnival set up in the corner parking lot at the Mall at Rockingham Park.

Upon arrival, police found 10 people who appeared to have been involved in a violent altercation. Two Massachusetts men, ages 39 and 30, sustained stabbing injuries that are not believed to be life threatening. The 39-year-old man also sustained injuries believed to be inflicted by a baseball bat. Both men were taken to area hospitals by ambulance.

Police found one knife at the scene. No charges have been filed at this time.

Salem Police are actively investigating this incident. Anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact the Salem Police Department at 603-893-1911.