NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Rutgers University police report two people were stabbed outside a university dormitory earlier this evening.

Police Chief Kenneth Cop reported that at about 7 p.m. the Rutgers Police Department received a call of an aggravated assault near the Mettler Residence Hall on the College Avenue Campus. Responding officers found the two victims who had each been stabbed.

The victims are being treated for trauma at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Their conditions are unknown at this time.

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A suspect has been taken into custody and is also being treated for stab wounds.

An investigation into the incident continues. Anyone with information or who may have been in the area at the time can contact the Rutgers Police Department’s Detective Bureau at 848-932-8025.