WORCESTER – Police responded to a report of a double stabbing at the gymnasium at Clark University on Tuesday, leading to the arrest of an individual on multiple charges.
Police arrived at the scene at around 6:30 PM to find two stabbing victims. Police provided medical aid until they were transported to a local hospital.
Witnesses reported that the 17-year-old and 23-year-old victims were stabbed during a basketball game.
The investigation led to the arrest of Knowledge Bethea, 18, of Worcester, who was located at the scene.
Bethea faces charges of Armed Assault to Murder and Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon.
Editor’s note: The information provided in this report is based on recent events as described by police. The claims within are allegations by police which may be challenged by the accused in court.