Utica Police have made an arrest in a stabbing that happened last week.

A man was found in the Oneida Square area on May 17, suffering from a stab wound to the abdomen.

The victim underwent successful surgery at a local hospital. During the investigation, a suspect was developed and attempts were made to locate him.

On Saturday, police were able to secure a warrant for the arrest of 48-year old Luther Seay.

Seay is charged with assault and criminal possession of a weapon.

If you see something, Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers urges community members to call in a tip.  Crime Stoppers is an authorized 501C3 non-profit that relies solely on community donations and has no administrative fees or salaries as part of their budget. All money raised goes towards the effort of impending crime in local neighborhoods.

Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards to people who anonymously offer information which leads to the arrest of local criminals. All tips are 100% anonymous and rewards are based on the severity of crimes committed.
Last Week Another Utica Man Was Accused Of Slashing Roommate During An Argument

Officers were called to Jewett Place on Saturday morning regarding a stabbing.

Police say the victim and his roommate got into an argument and 20-year old Brendan Klotz allegedly grabbed a knife and slashed his roommate on both arms, causing significant lacerations.

Klotz was charged with assault and criminal possession of a weapon.

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