NORTH SMITHFIELD — Police in North Smithfield say two people are expected to survive after being injured in a stabbing incident outside a local bar.
According to a press release from the North Smithfield Police Department, the two victims were injured in the parking lot of the Lower Level Bar off Eddie Dowling Highway early Sunday morning.
An official at Landmark Medical Center in Woonsocket called police at about 1:45 a.m. to report that one person was being treated for stab wounds. Police later learned that a second victim was being treated at the same hospital.
The victims' names and medical conditions haven't been released.
Police haven't said what may have led to the stabbings.
The incident remains under investigation by the North Smithfield Detective Unit. Anyone with information is being asked to call the North Smithfield Police tip line at (401) 762-9983.