A Utica teen is in critical condition after being stabbed early this morning on Blandina Street.

Utica Police say the 17-year old got into an argument with his mother's boyfriend, who allegedly stabbed him in the throat with a sharp instrument.

The suspect, Henry Gomez, fled the scene on foot and is not in police custody.

Police say Gomez should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the UPD at 315-223-3461.