TEWKSBURY, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- A 36-year-old man has been charged for his alleged connection to an overnight stabbing at a Tewksbury motel.
Cesar Abad, of Tewksbury, is charged with attempted murder and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (serious bodily injury).
Police responded to the Motel 6 on Route 38 early Monday morning on reports of a person stabbed. They say the area was locked down and the suspect, identified as Abad, was captured a short time later.
The victim was flown to a Boston area hospital with what are being described as serious injuries.
Investigators believe Abad knew the victim prior to the stabbing. They say he could face additional charges at the conclusion of the investigation.
© 2017 Cox Media Group.
Tewksbury man arrested for alleged connection to Motel 6 stabbing
Report: Interior Dept law enforcement chief 'unprofessional'
Tebow learns from Jacksonville neighbor Daniel Murphy
Billionaire heads toward confirmation as Commerce secretary
Pressure on GOP to revamp health law grows, along with rifts