HARTFORD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)—The Hartford Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident involving a postal worker that happened Monday afternoon.
At about 1:43 p.m. Monday, Hartford patrol officers responded to a stabbing report at 78 West Morningside Street.
Officers located a postal carrier with a stab wound to the shoulder upon arrival, police said.
The man in his 50s was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment, however, police described the wound as non-life threatening.
During the investigation, a West Hartford K-9 officer located a suspect, police officers said.
The suspect has not yet been formally charged, police said, but the suspect is being detained for further investigation.
A motive for the stabbing is currently unknown, according to police.
The Hartford Police Major Crimes and Crime Scene Divisions are continuing the investigation.