BAYONNE, NJ - A 53-year-old Bayonne man was arrested in the early hours of Tuesday after he allegedly stabbed another male in the face with a kitchen knife.

According to Captain Eric Amato, members of the Bayonne Police Department responded to a home at 31 Street and Broadway where they found a man, later identified as Joseph Matusaitis, seated on a bench outside.

Other officers entered the residence where they met with the 48-year-old male victim who displayed facial lacerations which he said were caused by Matusaitis. Matusaitis was placed under arrest and transported to Hudson County Jail while the victim was taken to the Bayonne Medical Center for treatment.

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