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On April 14, 2014 at approximately 4:00 a.m. Tufts Police learned from Medford Police that a non-Tufts affiliated male was the victim of an aggravated assault on Capen Street at Winthrop Street in Medford. The victim stated he was visiting with another person at a house on Capen Street when he reports being stabbed by a person described as a black male. The suspect then fled in a cab. Medford Police did an extensive search with negative results. All involved parties were non-Tufts affiliates and known to each other. The victim and suspect are known to police.

The victim described the suspect as a black male, wearing a dark colored sweatshirt with a hood, having short hair and slight facial hair.


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