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BPD and NFTA Catch Stabbing Suspect

BPD and NFTA catch stabbing suspect

BUFFALO– An argument between friends resulted in the arrest one individual in connection with a stabbing late Wednesday afternoon, April 20th.

Buffalo police and NFTA police responded to the call just after 4pm Wednesday afternoon in the 300 block of Main Street.

Working together, Buffalo police relayed information about the suspect to NFTA police, who apprehended the individual a short time after the incident near Oak Street and South Division St.

Authorities arrested 30 year old Hugh Hogan of Eden and charged him with: Assault in the 1st Degree.

The victim, 24 year old Patrick Slisz of Blasdell, remains in serious condition at ECMC.

Police say they recovered the weapon, a box cutter razor blade.

The NFTA Officers who apprehended the suspect are David Krzemien, Michele Krzemien, Mario Capozzi and Clayton Reed.