Man arrested after stabbing in Syracuse

Syracuse Police arrest a Syracuse man after a stabbing on the 1300 block of Butternut Street.

It happened around 2:10 pm Friday.

When police arrived, they found a 29-year-old man who had been stabbed. He was brought to the hospital in critical condition.

After an investigation, police arrested 45-year-old Brian Slaughter of 1313 Butternut Street.

He was charged with felony assault and criminal possession of a weapon and was sent to jail.

Police say Slaughter and the victim were having an argument when the stabbing happened.