Albany -- A South Albany man says he was stabbed in retaliation for gang violence.
50 year old Cleveland Barnes was found lying in the intersection of South McKinley and Cedar Avenue just after midnight. He'd been stabbed in the neck. Barnes told Police that he beat up a gang member a week ago and that he was stabbed Monday morning because of it.
Barnes was treated at a hospital for his knife wound, and released. No arrests have been made.