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Police: Man stabbed victim in the chest after fight in Johnstown

Todd D. Yost (Johnstown Police Department) Todd D. Yost (Johnstown Police Department)

JOHNSTOWN, N.Y. - The Johnstown Police Department has arrested a man for allegedly stabbing another man in the chest during an altercation.

Police say 34-year-old Todd Yost, of Parkwood Avenue in Johnstown, was arrested following an investigation into a report of a fight at a city residence on April 20th.

Yost allegedly stabbed 24-year-old Brent Alling Jr. in the left chest with a knife during a confrontation that took place outside Yost's residence just after 2:30 Saturday morning.  The victim was treated and released from Nathan Littauer Hospital.

Yost has been charged with Assault 2nd Degree, a felony, and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th Degree, a misdemeanor. He was arraigned in Johnstown City Court on $50,000 cash/$100,000 bond bail.

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