SAUGUS (CBS) – Massachusetts State Police took a stabbing suspect who was in a stolen truck into custody at gunpoint during the Thursday morning commute on Route 1 in Saugus.
It happened around 8:30 a.m. near the shopping plaza that includes Skechers, Vitamin Shoppe and Starbucks.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
Traffic was briefly stopped following the incident, but began to flow again when cruisers moved off the road into the plaza parking lot.
State Police said 32-year-old Jason Dulcetta was wanted for stabbing a family member in the chest with a crowbar in Revere around midnight.READ MORE: Man Stabbed After Apparent Road Rage Incident In Cambridge
The incident happened on Jordan Street. One man was taken to an area hospital. Sources told the WBZ-TV I-Team that the victim is expected to survive.
An officer saw a person he believed to be Dulcetta in the victim’s stolen Ford F250 at McDonald’s and called for backup around 8 a.m. The trooper and additional cruisers surrounded the truck and arrested Dulcetta without incident.MORE NEWS: 'It's Peace Of Mind': Teachers Receive COVID Vaccine Booster Shots In Boston
Dulcetta is charged with attempted murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon on a person over 60 years old, and using a motor vehicle without authority.