Newport Police Department announced in a press release this morning that on January 23, 2019 at about 11:23 p.m., Newport Police Officers responded to a Bellevue Avenue business parking lot for a report of a stabbing.
28 year old Crystal Lynn Cordeiro of Newport was arrested and charged with Disorderly Conduct and Simple Assault.
The 34 year old local male victim was transported to Newport Hospital and then transferred to Rhode Island Hospital. His status is unknown at this time.
This incident is still under investigation.
23:40:STABBING NEWPORT, RI -250 BELLEVUE AVE -U/D VIC WITH SERIOUS STAB WOUNDS TO THE BACK NFD R2 TX ALS TO RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL TRAUMA CENTER *800/T/G-1303/RISCON* PCFN20— Providence Citywide (@PCFN) January 24, 2019
23:23:STABBING NEWPORT, RI -250 BELLEVUE AVE -STOP AND SHOP NPD/NFD O/S VIC STABBED IN THE BACK W/HEAVY BLEEDING NO PERP INFO NOTED *800/T/G-1303/RISCON* PCFN20— Providence Citywide (@PCFN) January 24, 2019