Police: Schenectady man arrested on charge he stabbed woman in leg with kitchen knife


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SCHENECTADY – A city man has been arrested, accused of stabbing a woman in the leg with a kitchen knife, authorities said.

City police Friday arrested Adam Coleman, 19, of Hamburg Street, and charged him with one count of second-degree assault, a felony.

Coleman is accused of using the knife to stab the woman just before 2 a.m. May 3, according to police allegations filed in court. Police described the incident in court paperwork as domestic in nature.

The woman was taken to Ellis Hospital for treatment.

Coleman was arraigned and released to return to court later.



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