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Two men stabbed in Allentown

Published On: Dec 31 2013 08:37:35 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 01 2014 12:13:21 PM EST

Two men were rushed to the hospital after a double stabbing.


Allentown Police are investigating a New Year's Eve incident in which two men were stabbed.

Captain Tony Alsleben of Allentown Police said the stabbings occurred around 6 p.m. at 519 N. Bradford Street.

Police said they found one victim when they arrived on the scene, and he was taken to St. Luke's Hospital in Fountain Hill in critical condition.


As of mid-day Wednesday, he was in stable condition and expected to survive.

A second victim was taken by private vehicle to Sacred Heart Hospital then transported to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest.

He is also in stable condition and expected to be okay.

Police said the victims have not been interviewed about the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.