ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) – A 30-year-old man from Rochester was arrested Saturday evening following a stabbing that took place during a fight on the 800 block of Portland Avenue near Lux Street in Rochester shortly after 9 p.m.
Officers with the Rochester Police Department were able to stop the fight and located a 20-year-old man from Rochester who sustained at least one laceration during the fight.
An ambulance took the victim to an area hospital where he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The RPD said officers located a suspect and during the course of the investigation, probable cause was developed that this suspect assaulted the victim.
Akech Deng was arrested for second-degree assault.