Hightstown Resident Charged After Stabbing in East Windsor
Victim treated and released, police said.
Michael Rivera, 19, of Maxwell Avenue, fled the scene after slashing the unidentified victim, police said. He turned himself in Wednesday at around 2 p.m.
The victim was stabbed in the back of the neck and upper abdominal area with a folding knife at around 9 p.m., police said in a news release. He was transported to Helene Fuld Medical Center in Trenton and released that evening.
Rivera was charged with aggravated assault, possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of a weapon for unlawful purposes, police said. He was released after posting bail set at $5,000.