Man charged with murder for Albany homicide
Albany police have arrested a man they say killed Albany chef Tyrome Wallace.
Marquis Jackson, 34, is now is charged with murder and weapons possession.
Police say Jackson stabbed Wallace during a fight at a home on Washington Avenue Monday morning.
Jackson is now in the Albany County Jail.
Wallace was a chef, and he is being remembered by his peers.
He was honored as a rising star chef at the Albany Chefs’ Food and Wine Festival in 2018.
The festival’s board president says Wallace was a true visionary in the kitchen.
The board is now setting up a fund to help Wallace’s family.