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Rensselaer Co. man allegedly stabbed wife, faces attempted murder charge

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WYNANTSKILL, N.Y. -- A Rensselaer County man faces an attempted murder charge after police say he stabbed his wife several times at their home.

Police were called to Kent Place in Wynantskill around 9:30 Monday morning. When they arrived police say Joseph Adamo, Jr., was standing in his driveway.

When police entered the home they found his wife, Gina, with several stab wounds. She was taken to Albany Medical Center for treatment of her injuries.

Joseph Adamo was charged with attempted murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon.

He is being held at Rensselaer County jail without bail.

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