State Police investigate stabbing in Westhampton

The wounded resident was taken to the hospital

WESTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – The search continues for the person responsible for stabbing a man at a vacant house in the town of Westhampton Friday afternoon.

State Police investigating stabbing in Westhampton

Northwestern District Attorney spokeswoman Mary Carey told 22News, the victim had tried to stop a burglary in a vacant house, where he had been working.

The victim was taken to the hospital, but is expected to make a full recovery.

Carey said state police assigned to the District Attorney’s Office are now working to find that suspect.