Third Squad detectives report the arrest of a New Cassel man for an Assault that occurred on Friday, August 31, 2018 at 4:30 a.m. in New Cassel.
According to Detectives, defendant Edward Judge, 64, of 219 Brooklyn Avenue, was involved in a verbal argument with the male victim, 47, while in the defendant’s home. The argument escalated into a physical altercation. At some point the defendant grabbed a kitchen knife and charged at the victim, stabbing him multiple times. Police Officers responded to the scene and arrested the defendant without further incident. Both the victim and the defendant were transported to area hospitals for treatment.
Defendant Edward Judge is being charged with Assault 2nd Degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree. He will be arraigned on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at First District Court at 99 Main Street in Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Gibbs/3rd Sqd 08/31/18/1500/8812