Waterville stabbing victim remains at Portland hospital; police continue to investigate

By Ryan McLaughlin, BDN Staff
Posted April 10, 2012, at 1:27 p.m.

WATERVILLE, Maine — Police are continuing to investigate an Easter Sunday stabbing in which a man was hospitalized, Waterville Deputy Chief Charles Rumsey said Tuesday morning.

Michael Reed, 26, is at Maine Medical Center in Portland, according to Rumsey. A hospital spokeswoman had no update on his condition.

Reed was struck in the head with a piece of wood and stabbed in the back during a fight early Sunday morning, according to police.

“We do have a couple of strong leads,” Rumsey said. “We’re making progress.”

Rumsey said no arrests have been made as of noon Tuesday. Waterville police Detective Alan Perkins is leading the investigation.

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