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Suspect Arrested In Carwash Stabbing

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Shelton Police have arrested a Bridgeport man following a stabbing at the Splash Car Wash on Bridgeport Avenue Tuesday morning. Police say Orlando Cruz, 23, stabbed a 38-year-old employee of the business around 8:15 a.m.

Cruz was apprehended nearby following a manhunt. The charges he faces were not immediately available.

Police say the victim was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Authorities say he is in a relationship with a female employee at the car wash, and that Cruz is that woman’s ex-boyfriend.

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