East Cocalico Township Police Department Press Release

RE: Assault and Stabbing - 200 Block of Main Street, Denver Borough

On May 23, 2019 at 2159 hours, East Cocalico Township Police were dispatched to a reported stabbing which occurred in the 200 block of Main Street, Denver Borough. 

Upon arrival, Officers found a 25-year-old male with a stab wound to his abdomen.  Officers provided first aid until the Reamstown Ambulance and Wellspan Medic 4 arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital.  The victim was taken into surgery and is listed in stable condition.  

The investigation is ongoing.   Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or anyone with additional information is asked to contact Sgt. Christopher Progin or the East Cocalico Township Police Department at 717 336-1725.  

At this time, the incident is not believed to be a random act of violence and there is no immediate risk to the general public safety.