SCHENECTADY - Three women have been arrested in connection with separate recent stabbings in Schenectady, authorities said.
Each of the women was charged with one count of second-degree assault, a felony, and later released under non-monetary conditions, records show.
In the first case, Monea C. Powell, 18, of John Street, Schenectady, was arrested just before midnight Feb. 14 and accused of striking the victim in the right hand with a kitchen-type knife just after 10 p.m. that night, according to police allegations filed in court.
The victim suffered a cut that required treatment at Ellis Hospital, according to the allegations.
In the second case, Jessica M. Broady, 25, of Lansing Street, was arrested at about 1 p.m. Feb. 17 and accused of using a kitchen knife to cut the victim in the hand at about 10:50 a.m. that day at her residence, according to police allegations. Police describe the case in paperwork as a domestic incident.
The final case led to the arrest of Paulette I. Telfair, 53, of Crane Street. She was arrested just after 10 p.m. Wednesday and accused of slashing the victim in the right hand with a kitchen knife just before 10 p.m. that evening at her residence, causing a cut, according to police allegations. Police also described that case in paperwork as a domestic.