Shortly before midnight on Wednesday night, officers with the Grand Junction Police Department were dispatched to the area of Broadway and West Avenue after a passerby called to report a person in the roadway. Upon arrival to the area, officers located an adult male victim with what appeared to be stab wounds to his neck and head area. The victim was able to provide officers with some preliminary information before being transported to the hospital. Officers were subsequently able to locate an additional adult male victim under the Grand Avenue bridge with what appeared to be stab wounds to his chest. That male was also transported to the hospital.
Two subjects have been detained and the investigation is ongoing. There is not believed to be any ongoing danger to the public related to this incident. The extent of wounds and medical condition of the victims is unknown at this time.
If anyone has any information pertaining to this case that could be helpful in our investigation, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers of Mesa County, reference GJPD case number 19-14317.