Philadelphia

29-Year-old Arrested After Stabbing Man in Head

Authorities said police were called around 2:59 a.m. to the 2000 block of Conlyn Street Saturday.

A 29-year-old man was arrested and accused of stabbing an acquaintance in the head Saturday morning in Belfield, police said.

Police officers were called around 2:59 a.m. Saturday to the 2000 block of Conlyn Street, where they found a man suffering from multiple stab wounds and with a knife impaled on his head, said Officer Tanya Little, a Philadelphia Police Department spokeswoman.

The victim later told investigators that the suspect was a family friend, and the suspect was later arrested on the 2100 block of Oxford Street, Little said.

The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.

The suspect is expected to be charged with attempted murder and aggravated assault, Little said. He also being investigated for his role in the death of a 50-year-old woman inside her home in Philadelphia's Hunting Park neighborhood Thursday, she added.

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