Albany stabbing victim passes away

June 17, 2018 07:32 PM

ALBANY - A 22-year-old Albany man has died after a recent stabbing.

Police say Elijah Smith was one of four people stabbed near the intersection of Lark Street and Madison Avenue around 1 a.m. on June 7.

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Smith died from his injuries at Albany Med on Sunday.

Joseph Sanchez was previously arrested in connection to the incident. Police say he got into a fight with the victims inside a bar and the fight spilled onto the street.

The 25-year-old Sanchez was charged with attempted murder. Police say the charges against him will be upgraded.


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