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Two charged with stabbing on East Avenue and Alexander Street

Posted at: 09/23/2013 4:33 PM
Updated at: 09/23/2013 4:34 PM

Brandon Statham
Brandon Statham

Phildib Statham
Phildib Statham

Two men have been arrested in connection with a stabbing on East Avenue and Alexander Street early Saturday morning.

Police say Brandon Statham, 22, and Phildon Statham, 20, both of Rochester, stabbed 33-year-old Christopher Young in the upper torso after a fight broke out near the intersection of East Avenue and Alexander Street around 3:00a.m. Saturday. Young was taken to Strong Hospital with minor injuries.

Police say the suspects ran northbound from the scene, but we were quickly taken into custody. Both are charged with assault.

Police say the fight was over some women they had met on Facebook.