Albany man arrested in Ontario Street stabbing

WNYT Staff
Updated: September 20, 2020 01:31 PM
Created: September 19, 2020 12:59 PM

Albany police are investigating a stabbing that happened on Ontario Street Saturday.

Police say that a 14-year-old female and 37-year-old female were both stabbed in the leg.  The call came in for the incident at 11:15 a.m.


The stabbing is being investigated as a domestic incident.

Both victims are being treated with non-life threatening injuries.

Onijah Washington, 30, of Albany was arrested in connection to the incident.

He was charged with two counts of assault, one count of criminal possession of a weapon and one count of endagering the welfare of a child.

Washington is scheduled to be arraigned in Albany City Criminal Court Sunday.

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