TOWN OF TONAWANDA, NY - A 15-year-old boy was seriously injured in a stabbing that happened a little before 1 a.m. Saturday in the area of Cowper Court and Cobb Street.

The victim was stabbed multiple times, Town of Tonawanda police said in a statement.

They arrested Moshe E. Rodriguez, 21, of the Town of Tonawanda, and charged him with: first-degree assault, third-degree criminal possession of a weapon, tampering with physical evidence, endangering the welfare of a child, petit larceny and making a punishable false written statement.