ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A person is in custody after stabbing a city resident in the late hours of Thursday night on Lake Avenue.

Police say officers responded to the 500 block of Lake Avenue around 8:25 p.m. following reports of a fight involving weapons.

Upon arrival, officers located a male who had been stabbed at least once in the upper body. He was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

A person of interest was arrested shortly after the police’s arrival. An investigation is currently ongoing, anyone with additional information is asked to dial 911.


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