Arrest Made in Hartford Stabbing

Morgan Cunningham
January 18, 2019 - 3:56 am

Hartford Police Department

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HARTFORD, CT (WTIC Radio)_ Hartford Police say that they have arrested 59-year-old Ralph "New York" Jones of Hartford, on Thursday, in connection with the stabbing and robbery of a man on Liberty Street on March 8th, 2018.

The victim was immediately transported to Saint Francis Hospital where he underwent emergency surgery for stab wounds to his face and neck.

Police investigated the case for ten months, knowing that the suspect's nickname was "New York" and that he fled north on foot.

Jones faces charges of assault, robbery, and possession of a dangerous weapon.

Bond is $500,000 and he will be arraigned on Friday, 1/18/2019, in Hartford.