BOSTON (CBS) — The second floor of Suffolk Superior Court in Boston was shut down Wednesday after a 22-year-old man was stabbed there, Massachusetts State Police said.
Boston Police and EMS responded to the courthouse around 11:40 a.m. State Police were also on scene.READ MORE: Watch Live @ 9 am: Baker Visits Newburyport School's Pool COVID-19 Testing Program
The man’s injuries are non-life-threatening, State Police said. He was transported to Massachusetts General Hospital.READ MORE: 582 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For COVID-19 In Last 2 Weeks
“Preliminary investigation indicates that around 11:30 a.m. an argument between two groups of youths or young men occurred in an elevator at the courthouse.” The altercation continued as the group moved toward the second-floor cafeteria and a stabbing occurred, according to State Police.MORE NEWS: Friday Marks First Anniversary Of Boston Biogen Conference Super Spreader Event
The suspect or suspects then ran out of the courthouse. No arrests have been made but sources tell WBZ-TV that detectives have strong leads.