Lynn Man Charged In Chinatown Attempted Murder

Man threatening with pocket knife (Credit: Paul Bradbury/Getty Images/Royalty Free)

BOSTON, MA (WBZ-AM) — A man from Lynn will face a Judge Monday charged with attempted murder in Chinatown.

Boston Police say Valens Joyce, 24, stabbed a man in Chinatown Saturday night.

Officers on patrol found the victim, a man in his late 20's.

They say he initially refused medical treatment but later went to a hospital and expected to survive.

Police say they identified Valens Joyce well as the suspect and arrested him at a hospital where he had sought treatment for a laceration he received. They also say officers found a knife inside Joyce olds coat when they arrested him.

WBZ NewsRadio's Mike Macklin (@mikemacklinwbz) reports.

 

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