Cheltenham Village man stabbed in front of his home

NBC 10 News reported that Cheltenham police found a man suffering from several stab wounds at 3:02am Saturday morning on the 200 Block of Grove Avenue in Cheltenham Village. 

The victim is currently in critical but stable condition after being transported to a nearby hospital where he underwent emergency surgery.

Witnesses stated that the stabbing occurred after the victim confronted a group of masked men who were breaking into his vehicle in front of his home. The victim briefly removed one of the masks and was able to describe a Hispanic male, five-foot-five-inches to five-foot-seven-inches tall and 170 to 180 pounds with dark curly hair and glasses.  

Police said that the group fled the area in a dark colored sedan. Cheltenham police have asked residents to check surveillance video for footage of the incident. Those with information are urged to contact Cheltenham detectives at 215-885-1600 x499 or email

For full coverage, you can read NBC 10 News’ article here.