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Phillipsburg, N.J. Police look for stabbing suspect

Published On: Oct 10 2012 09:53:14 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 10 2012 12:30:25 PM EDT


Police in Phillipsburg are looking for the man involved in a stabbing Sunday..

Police said Troy Nelson, 24, of the first block of Harris Street in Phillipsburg, Warren Co, was found with a stab wound in his right side around 3 a.m.

Nelson was treated and released at St. Luke's Hospital Warren Campus.


Police said they've issued an arrest warrant for 27-year-old Edward C. Fleck, also of the first block of Harris Street.

Fleck has been charged with eluding police, aggravated assault involving a weapon,  possession of weapon for an unlawful purpose, and unlawful possession of a weapon.

Anyone who may have information about Edward Fleck's whereabouts is asked to call Phillipsburg Police at 908 454-1121.