Man stabbed in face during fight
SCHENECTADY City police responded to a stabbing on Albany Street Friday evening, with a man apparently with a cut to his face after a fight, according to scanner traffi c.
The incident happened just after 8 p.m. on Albany Street, possibly near Craig Street. The extent of the man’s injuries were not clear Friday night. The victim apparently spoke with police via phone as he was walking, leaving a blood trail, according to scanner traffic.
Police appeared to have caught up with him on Albany,Street near Germania Avenue. Police were seen guarding the area on the opposite side of the street from Germania, the area marked off with police tape.
Police were also seen on Hulett Street, just off Albany. Scanner traffic indicated a possible weapon found in the area.
Details were not available from police. Calls to police spokesmen were not returned.