At about 1:37am, on Sunday, June 15, 2008, officers from Area D-4 (South End) responded to a radio call for a person stabbed in the area of Brookline Avenue and Lansdowne Street. On arrival, officers located an individual suffering from an apparent stab wound in front of the Cask-n-Flagon bar. According to witnesses, they observed a male suspect (5\’07\”, light skinned black male wearing a light green shirt, jeans and sneakers) run out of the bar holding a small knife. Witnesses further stated that the suspect appeared to have blood on his hands. Officers learned that the incident took place inside a bathroom inside the establishment. The victim was transported to the Brigham & Women\’s Hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.The Boston Police Department is actively investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact Area D detectives at (617) 343-5619.
Community members who wish to remain anonymous should either call the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS (8477) or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently protect the identity of those who wish to remain anonymous.