Two people were hurt and brought to area hospitals this afternoon (March 28) after an incident in Gardiner, ME.

According to WMTW, two people were stabbed outside the Hannaford supermarket off of Bridge Street shortly before 3:30 p.m.

One victim was taken to MaineGeneral in Augusta, the other to Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston..

According to the Kennebec Journal, Gardiner Police Chief James Toman "...would not characterize injuries of either man, but he said both were conscious, alert and walking when police arrived." Tolman said the two knew each other and have some type of history.