City of Newburgh Police were at St. Luke’s Hospital for a separate incident when they located a 37-year-old male outside of the emergency room entrance with a stab wound. Officers immediately provided treatment and escorted the male inside of the emergency room where he succumbed to his injuries a short time later. A scene was located on Lutheran Street in the area of Van Ness Street. At this time, the City of Newburgh Police Department is not identifying the victim pending notification of the next of kin.
City of Newburgh Detectives are investigating this incident and are requesting that anyone that may have information please contact the Detective Division at 845-569-7509. All calls will be kept confidential.