The Parsippany Police Department got a report about a fight at the Parsippany Inn around 1:20 a.m. The hotel is located on Route 10 in Parsippany, NJ.
When two Parsippany patrol officers got to the inn, they reportedly discovered one of the suspects inside the building. The 37-year-old suspect, who lives in Parsippany, had sustained a stab wound to his abdominal area.
Police officers later found the other suspect, a 47-year-old who lives in Morris Plains, outside the building. According to authorities, the suspect had sustained injuries to his face.
Officials believe that the 47-year-old suspect used a kitchen knife during the violent altercation and stabbed the 37-year-old suspect. Investigators also believe that the 37-year-old suspect used his hands to cause the injuries to the other man’s face.
Both suspects were arrested at the scene and transported to Morristown Medical Center for medical treatment.
The suspect accused of using the knife was charged with aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose. After being arrested and charged, his bail was set at $50,000 and he was remanded to the Morris County Jail in Morristown, New Jersey.
Meanwhile, the other suspect was charged with aggravated assault. His bail was set at $35,000 and he was also remanded to the Morris County Jail.
For additional information about this case, read the NJ.com article entitled “2 Men Arrested After One Stabbed the Other During Fight, Cops Say.”