Chief of Police James C. Hildmann reports that the Dewitt Police arrested 27 year old Khalif Blake from Syracuse in regards to his involvement in an incident which resulted in a 29 year old male being stabbed in the chest and abdomen on 02/26/2017, while in the parking lot of a hotel near Carrier Circle. The incident occurred at approximately 01:21 A.M.
The DeWitt Police located Blake within minutes after the incident occurred and he was subsequently arrested and charged with Assault 1st and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd. Blake was arraigned and is currently being held at the Onondaga County Justice Center on $50,000 cash bail or $100,000 bond.
The victim was transported to a local hospital and was treated for non-life threatening injuries.