A 29-year-old woman and a 4-year-old boy were critically injured this afternoon after stabbings on Lime Street near McCully Street, according to city Emergency Medical Services.
The woman had apparent multiple stab wounds to her back, and the boy had one apparent stab wound to his chest, EMS said. The stabbings were reported about 4:50 p.m.
The boy apparently suffered a cardiac arrest, and paramedics treated him with advance cardiac life support. Both patients were then transported to a trauma center in critical condition.