Police mum on stabbing and shooting

Police are staying mum regarding a Sunday stabbing, Saturday shooting and a mysterious gun that was found in the city.

A local woman was stabbed by an unknown assailant inside a residence at 505 Rural Ave. at about 6 p.m. Sunday.

According to police, the woman was taken to the Williamsport Regional Medical Center where she was treated.

While authorities have confirmed that a shooting took place on Spruce Street Saturday night, they have released no additional information.

Police also confirmed that a gun was found at an unspecified location within the city on Sunday afternoon.

“At this time, I’m not willing to comment on (its) possible connection with any crime,” Sgt. Kristopher Moore, of the city police, said.