Stratford Man Accused Of Trying To Kill Roomate

Matt Dwyer
March 13, 2018 - 11:14 am
David Newman

Stratofrd Police say David Newman attempted to murder his roomate by stabbing the man in the arm and the shoulder with a knife. Photo courtesy of Stratford Police.


(WTIC-AM) -- A Stratford man is accused of trying to kill his roommate this morning.

Stratford Police say David Newman attacked his roommate with a knife, stabbing the man several times in the arm and the shoulder.

The roommate got away from the 42-year-old Newman. 

Officers found Newman in his bedroom, waiting for them.  He was arrested without incident.

Police say they do not know what prompted the attack.

Newman is charged with attempted murder and assault.  He is scheduled to appear in court tomorrow.