TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Hudson Valley Community College (HVCC) released a tweet on November 3 confirming a reported stabbing incident around noon in the B3 lot of the main campus in Troy. Albany Police have located the suspect and taken him into custody.

Troy police report Albany PD found Zymiere Walton, 20, of Albany, in Albany shortly after the stabbing and took him into custody. Officers report the suspect will be processed at the Troy Police Department and brought before Troy City Court for arraignment. The incident is being investigated as a domestic dispute.


  • First degree assault
  • First degree robbery

HVCC reports the stabbing incident lead the victim, a female student, 19, to be taken to Albany Medical Center. Her injuries were non-life-threatening. HVCC reports the suspect left the campus after the incident. HVCC closed and classes were canceled effective at 2 p.m., November 3 according to the HVCC Twitter. Hudson Valley Public Safety, and Troy Police Detective were nearby along with Troy Police Patrol Officers, Hudson Valley Public Safety Officers, North Greenbush Police Officers, and New York State Troopers who arrived on scene to assist in the initial investigation.