Naugatuck police searching for stabbing suspect

A 45-year-old Naugatuck man was the victim of an assault outside of Rubber Avenue bar over the weekend.

At about 12:20 a.m. on March 20, police received a call that a man had been assaulted outside of the Construction Café. Police said the man, who was not identified, was stabbed in the side of the head with a knife.

The victim was taken to Waterbury Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

The suspect was described as a black male, about 5 feet 9 inches tall, thin build who was wearing dark clothing at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Naugatuck Police Department Detective Bureau at 203-729-7106.

As of this post, no arrests had been made.