Suspect arrested after late night stabbing on Roth Street

Posted at: 07/07/2013 10:07 AM
Updated at: 07/07/2013 6:59 PM

The Rochester Police Department tells News10NBC that a suspect in an early Sunday morning robbery that turned into a stabbing has been arrested.

Officers say that robbery happened around 1:15 a.m. Saturday morning. Investigators say a 25-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman were on Roth Street when they were approached by two male suspects. We're told one of those suspects had a gun.

During the course of the robbery, a fight ensued between the suspects and male victim and the male victim was stabbed in the torso.

Officers say he was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital and underwent surgery. Police say his injuries are non-life threatening.

The incident is still under investigation, but one of the two suspects have been apprehended.