Parsippany New Jersey police arrested a man who allegedly assaulted someone with a broken bottle at a local residence on Christmas Day.
The violent incident reportedly went down just before 3:30 a.m. on Christmas morning. The Parsippany Police Department got a 911 call about a fight at an apartment on North Beverwyck Road. Parsippany NJ police officers went to the scene, where they found the victim sitting on the front steps of the building and suffering from a cut to his throat.
The victim, a 29-year-old Parsippany man, was transported via ambulance to a local medical facility. Doctors at the Parsippany NJ hospital treated the victim for his stab wounds and later listed him in stable condition.
Meanwhile, Parsippany police officers searched for the suspect and managed to locate him two days later. The suspect was then placed under arrest without any further incident.
The suspect, a 20-year-old man who lives in the Lake Hiawatha section of Parsippany, faces numerous criminal charges, including aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose.
After being placed under arrest and processed, the suspect was taken to the Morris County Correctional Facility in Morristown, New Jersey. He was being held at the jail on a bail amount of $35,000.
For additional information about this case, view the NJ.com article, “Man Accused of Cutting Victim’s Throat on Christmas with Broken Bottle.”