Arrest made in Quail Street stabbing

Generic cuffs handcuffs arrest_.PNG

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Mohammed Alelayawi, 23, of Albany was arrested after police say he was involved in a stabbing. It happened Wednesday on Quail Street. the arrest comes after an investigation by Albany police.

According to police, on November 10, around 8:20 p.m., officers responded to a home on Elberon Place near Quail Street for a report of a stabbing. Police said the officers located a 23-year-old man who was stabbed in his abdomen. The victim was rushed to the hospital where he is listed in critical but stable condition.

Police say the night of the incident, Alelayawi and the victim got into a fight inside a store on the 200 block of Quail Street. The victim and Alelayawi knew each other and the fight was part of an ongoing dispute.


  • First-degree assault
  • Forth-degree criminal possession of a weapon

Alelayawi was arraigned in Albany City Criminal Court. He is due back in court at a later date.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download our news app

App Store Link
Google Play Link

Latest PODCAST episode

More PODCAST: On the Story with Trishna Begam

Latest COVID-19 News

More COVID-19