Local Headlines

New Milford Police are investigating a fatal stabbing that happened last night at Young's Field.  Police say a man and a woman were arguing and the 38-year old woman sustained multiple stab wounds to her chest and back, and a wound to her face. 

The woman was treated on scene, but later pronounced dead at the hospital. 

Witnesses told responding Officers that the man jumped into the nearby Housatonic River.  An extensive search was conducted by the K9 unit and the dive rescue team.  The 32-year old man's body was recovered last night. 

Police say the victim and assailant knew each other and believe there is no threat to the public.  The identities of the Danbury residents were not immediately released. 

Anyone with more information is asked to contact New Milford police at 860-355-3133.

On Air Now
Todd Schnitt
Local Headlines