Village of South Glens Falls PD Press Release 12-22-2023

December 22, 2023
Press Release:
On Thursday December 21, 2023, The Village Police Department received a call reporting a knife attack on the
Betar Byway (near the Water Tower Apartments). The motive of the attack is unclear at this time. Fortunately,
the victim was able to fight off the attacker with minor injuries reported and refused medical treatment. The
attack reportedly occurred sometime between 7:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. The Village Police Department has
called in investigators to aid in their investigation. If the public has any information that may help the
investigation, please contact the Village of South Glens Falls Police Department at (518) 792-6336.
We ask that the public exercise caution and report any suspicious activity to the authorities. Please remember
that the Betar Trail is closed from dusk till dawn and when using the trail, we ask that you avoid walking alone
until further notice. As more information becomes available, we will update the public.

Village of South Glens Falls, NY
Nicholas Bodkin., Mayor

VSGF PD Press Release 12-22-23.docx