A Utica man wanted in a stabbing that happened early Friday on Blandina Street has been arrested.

33-year old Henry Gomez is charged with assault, criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of stolen property.

Utica Police say Gomez allegedly stabbed his girlfriend's son in the throat following an argument.

The victim suffered a serious wound and is still hospitalized.

During their investigation, police recovered a shotgun which was reported stolen in Herkimer.