YONKERS, NY, July 26, 2010 — On 07-25-10 at 3:04 a.m., numerous units including Police Officer Del Caraballo from the 2nd Precinct responded to 205 South Waverly Street on a report of a dispute. At scene, officers were advised that a 25 year old male area resident had been stabbed two times, once in the groin and once on the left hand. Officers also located a 19 year old female who sustained a stab wound to her thigh. Investigation revealed that the male suspect had been in a verbal dispute with the male victim over a previous fight on 07-24-10, and the suspect subsequently stabbed the two victims. Officers developed information on the suspect’s location and they responded to 205 South Waverly Street (Apartment #33). The suspect, 18 year old Robert Rodriguez was found at that location and he was placed under arrest and subsequently booked for two counts of Assault 2nd degree. Both victims were treated and released from a local trauma center. He will be arraigned in Yonkers Criminal Court on 07-26-10. NO PHOTOGRAPH OF THE ABOVE SUSPECT WILL BE RELEASED AT THIS TIME.
On 07-25-10 at approximately 3:01 a.m., a homicide occurred at 16 Lawrence Street. A 22 year old male, identified as Stephen Calhoun of 22 Arthur Street, was located in a lifeless state inside of a second floor landing at 37 Lawrence Street. The victim had been shot three times and he was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers located a crime scene and subsequently took possession of numerous spent shell casings from two different weapons. The Detective Division is actively investigating this homicide and anyone with information can contact the investigators at 914-377-7724. All calls will remain confidential.