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New Milford – Two Victims In Stabbing Incident

A stabbing incident was reported to authorities in New Milford Monday evening.

At around 7:00 p.m., officials received reports of an altercation on Young’s Field Road. Emergency teams were dispatched on-site and discovered a 38-year-old woman with multiple stab wounds on her body. The victim was quickly transported to Danbury Hospital where she was eventually pronounced dead. Recovery teams also found the body of a 32-year-old man in the Housatonic River. Based on available evidence and witness reports, the body could have been the assailant. It is also believed that the victim and attacker knew each other. The case is currently under investigation. Identities have been withheld pending verification and notification of next-of-kin.

This type of incident, regardless of motive, frequently involves reckless or negligent behavior. Needless to say, our communities can be made safer if these culprits are not allowed to roam our streets. That said, it can be challenging for family members to recover from these tragic events. They should be given ample opportunities to grieve, cope, and eventually find closure.

If you or someone you care about was injured in an accident, you may need help navigating the complex challenges of paying for your medical bills, recouping your lost wages, and regaining your quality of life. The Connecticut attorneys with Jonathan Perkins Injury Lawyers can help you through this process, working to hold the responsible party accountable for the pain and suffering you have had to endure. Call 800-PERKINS for a free consultation with a lawyer today.

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