Man Arrested After Getting Stabbed During Attempted Rape

Approximately 20:00 hours Saturday evening, Boston Police Officers received calls for a person stabbed in the area of 560 Warren Street, in Roxbury.

BPD and Boston EMS arrived on scene where they were told a woman had stabbed a man attempting to rape her. The man was stabbed at least twice before he fled on foot. The woman was transported by Boston EMS to a local area hospital and BPD Officers shifted their focus to tracking down the man.

The man who attempted to rape the victim was tracked down and arrested by BPD. He was transported under arrest to a local area hospital to be treated for his stab wounds. His charges have not been formally released but will update pending further release of information.