Man stabbed in the throat by roommate in New Jersey

EATONTOWN, New Jersey – A fight between two roommates on Sunday ended with one stabbing the other in the throat, police said.

A 39-year-old man suffered a single stab wound in the confrontation and was transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center where he receives treatment for his injury.

Jairo Lopes-Dossantos, 34, of Malibu Drive, is charged with first-degree attempted murder and third-degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose.