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20-year-old hospitalized following City Mission stabbing in Schenectady

First responders bring a stabbing victim to an awaiting ambulance at the Schenectady City Mission on Hamilton Street July 11. 
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First responders bring a stabbing victim to an awaiting ambulance at the Schenectady City Mission on Hamilton Street July 11. 

SCHENECTADY — A 20-year-old man was hospitalized Monday following a stabbing incident at the City Mission of Schenectady.

City police responded to a report of a fight and possible stabbing at the City Mission along Hamilton Street shortly before 5 p.m. Once on the scene, officers discovered the victim had suffered multiple stab wounds.

Police said the man, who they did not identify, was transported to Albany Medical Center in stable condition.

A male suspect, also unnamed, was detained a short time later, police said.

The City Mission did not immediately return a request seeking comment on Monday.

An investigation into the incident remains ongoing.

Contact reporter Chad Arnold at: 518-410-5117 or [email protected]. Follow him on Twitter: @ChadGArnold.  

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