One of the two men found bleeding by the Newport Police officers has died. Davide Semenza, 43, was found with stabbing injuries by officers who responded to a fighting incident that led to stabbing.
The department says they found two men bleeding when they responded around 3:47 p.m. on Monday to area Dudley Avenue for the reported fight.
43-year-old Davide Semenza of Newport was transported to Newport Hospital with multiple knife wounds. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.
According to authorities, the second man was sent to Rhode Island Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The department did not identify him. The man’s injuries did not involve stab wounds, according to police. While the event is being investigated, the department is not providing any other information.