NASHUA — A man has been arrested and charged with first degree assault in connection with a stabbing in Nashua yesterday.
According to a press release from the Nashua Police Department, Ryan Baldwin, 32, was taken into custody shortly after 9 p.m. on April 2, after officers responded to a report of a stabbing on Prospect Street.
Upon arrival, officers found a male subject who had suffered a significant stab wound to his torso.
Witnesses identified Baldwin as the suspect in the incident, and he was located in the surrounding area and taken into custody.
Detectives later learned that Baldwin had committed the stabbing while out on bail, and that he had an active arrest warrant out of the Hillsborough County Superior Court – Southern District for failing to appear in court for the original offense of second degree assault.
Baldwin was also a convicted felon.
Baldwin has been charged with one count of first degree assault, one count of convicted felon, and one count of breach of bail.
He is being held on Preventative Detention and is scheduled to be arraigned today in the Hillsborough County Superior Court – Southern District.
The victim, who is known to Baldwin, is in stable condition at an area hospital.
Anyone with more information about this incident is asked to contact the Crime Line at (603) 589-1665.