Amsterdam man admits to stabbing security guard at bar

WNYT Staff
Created: September 11, 2020 04:38 PM

An Amsterdam man faces five years behind bars after admitting to stabbing a security guard at a bar.

Eric Sumpter, 26, stabbed the man and threatened others with a knife at a bar on Lark Street last November. He pleaded guilty Friday.


The victim has since recovered from his injuries.

Sumpter is scheduled to be sentenced on November 12.

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