PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Police continue to investigate after a man was stabbed outside a Providence gas station on Sunday.
Stephon Bellamy, 21, was arrested and charged in connection with the incident on Eddy Street, Providence police said Monday.
Witnesses said the victim was stabbed with a broken beer bottle after he was asked for a cigarette.
Providence Police Chief Hugh Clements told 12 News on Monday the incident involved “a knife and a bottle.”
The victim was critically injured. The suspect and the victim knew each other, according to Clements, but he did not specify the nature of the relationship.
Bellamy was arraigned Monday on charges of felony assault and disorderly conduct, according to police.