NEWARK, Ohio – Newark Police Detectives continue to investigate a fatal stabbing from Monday, February 11th, that left a 38 year old male dead and sent another male, 28 years old, to a Columbus hospital with life-threatening injuries.
At 4:17 PM, officers from the Newark Division of Police were dispatched to a business at 253 Deo Drive on a reported stabbing. Employees reported two male subjects had entered the business with stab wounds seeking help. Investigators were able to determine the incident had happened outside by the former Kroger store.
Both male subjects have recent addresses in the Newark area; however, identifications of the subjects are still being withheld pending notification of family members.
The investigation into the events and motive are still being investigated. Anyone with information should call the Newark Detective Bureau at 740-670-7200.