PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Providence police are investigating a stabbing that occurred late Monday night.
Around 11:30 p.m., police were sent to a home on Williams Street after a caller reported someone had stabbed their brother, and also noted the suspect may have a firearm.
When officers arrived, people in the home indicated the suspect may still be inside, police said.
While setting up a perimeter, police found a live round on the sidewalk in front of the apartment.
Authorities tried to make contact with the suspect by using a loudspeaker, while members of the SWAT and rifle teams entered the home.
Police said they didn’t locate the suspect, but found blood on the staircase and on the third floor.
The victim was taken to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.