A man from the town of Cairo was arrested on July 23 and charged with second degree attempted murder after allegedly stabbing another man in his neck, police said.

Around 4:30 p.m. New York State Troopers responded to Grove Street in the town of Cairo for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, Troopers found an officer from the Town of Cairo police department had a suspect in custody, who was later identified as Ebral Woullard, 25, of Cairo.

An investigation revealed Woullard stabbed Luis Francisco Paqui Guaman, 25, of Middletown, New York in the upper shoulder and neck area, police said. Guaman was taken to Columbia Memorial Hospital for treatment of his injuries and later released.

Woullard was charged with attempted murder in the second degree and criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree, along with misdemeanor charge of resisting arrest. He was arraigned and remanded to Greene County Jail with no bail.