Man faces assault, weapons charge after Sunday stabbing in Albany

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A 25-year-old man faces assault and weapons charges after a stabbing Sunday on Lark Street.

Officers responded to Third Street and Lark Street at about 7:30 p.m. after reports of an assault. When they arrived, officers found two men with stab wounds after an altercation.

The 25 and 35-year-old victims were treated at the scene by Albany Fire Department emergency medical personnel. They were both transported to Albany Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Police arrested Edward Williams near the scene after learning that he had been involved in an ongoing dispute with the two victims.

Edward Williams (Photo: Albany Police Department)
Edward Williams (Photo: Albany Police Department)

He is charged with two counts of assault and criminal possession of a weapon. He was arraigned and remanded to Albany County Jail.

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