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Homeless man gets 30 years for stabbing state trooper

State Police investigate the scene in the Empire State Plaza concourse where a trooper was reportedly stabbed in the neck on Sunday, March 3, 2013. Police closed the concourse and searched the area, including the monuments and side streets around the New York State Museum, for the suspect.
Photographer: Patrick Dodson
State Police investigate the scene in the Empire State Plaza concourse where a trooper was reportedly stabbed in the neck on Sunday, March 3, 2013. Police closed the concourse and searched the area, including the monuments and side streets around the New York State Museum, for the suspect.
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Trooper Rodney Smith saw Eric Green as young man down on his luck when they crossed paths near the entrance to the Empire State Plaza concourse on the afternoon of March 3. Green told the veteran member of the state police that he was new to Albany and was looking for a place to stay. But when Smith asked Green for identification, his encounter with the 18-year-old, homeless man abruptly turned hostile. Green repeatedly plunged ...


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