Pair stabbed in early morning incident in Utica

Published Mar 16, 2018 at 4:00pm

Utica Police have reported that a pair of people were injured, one critically, during a stabbing early this morning.

According to a police report, officers responded to a call at approximately 6 a.m. to the second floor of 705 John St. for a reported stabbing. Upon arrival, the officers found two male victims.

Police said that one of the victims had suffered a serious chest injury while the other man had reportedly suffered only minor cuts.

Officers said that one of the men was detained at the scene and taken to the police station for questioning.

Police said that the victim with the critical wound was taken to St. Elizabeth Medical Center. Officials said that victim was in critical condition and undergoing surgery for the wound.

The investigation is ongoing and no charges have been reported at this time.