Glens Falls stabbing suspect released from hospital

June 11, 2018 12:51 PM

The Glens Falls man suspected in Friday night's stabbing is out of the hospital and now behind bars.

NewsChannel 13's media partners at The Post-Star report Nicholas Hamel, 19, was taken to jail Sunday. He was treated for knife wounds and other injuries suffered in the brawl that left Charles Werner dead.

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Hamel and Skylar Phillips, 19, are charged with first-degree manslaughter and assault.

Police say the stabbing happened after a drug deal gone bad.


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