Teen hospitalized after stabbing in Norwalk

NORWALK - Norwalk police say a 16-year-old boy remains hospitalized today after being stabbed in the back last night.

Police say they are hoping to talk with the victim more today to gain greater insight into what happened.

Sgt. Lisa Cotto says the 16-year-old was walking across a parking lot near Sound View Avenue and Flax Hill Road when two or three people approached the teen, asking him for money.

Police say he was then stabbed in the back after saying he didn't have money on him.

They say the boy managed to walk into the restaurant Jordan's Too where workers called 911 for help.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Scholar Athlete: Gino Esposito
A serious crash closed Route 48 in Cutchogue 2 Driver in Cutchogue crash arraigned on DWI charges
Bellmore mom Amy Zaslansky wanted to share her 3 12 Making a Difference: The Book Fairies
Police have arrested and charged the alleged suspect 4 Police arrest alleged suspect in Bridgeport shooting
Police say they are investigating a shooting in 5 Police: 22-year-old shot in Bridgeport

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE