Brother arrested after fire escape
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Springfield police have arrested the brother of the victim who was stabbed on Sunday afternoon.
Springfield Police Sergeant John Delaney told 22News police were called to 140 Belmont Ave. around 4 o'clock on Sunday for reports of a man who was stabbed. When they arrived, they found a 30-year-old man stabbed in the upper torso with what Sgt. Delaney described was a knife or ice pick.
Sgt. Delaney said police believed the stabbing occurred on the fire escape on the fourth floor after a fight between the two brothers, although neither one cooperated with police. Police eventually arrested the victim's 28-year-old brother.
Police expect the victim to survive his wounds. He's being treated at Baystate Medical Center.