Cortland Fatal Stabbing Investigated
A Cortland County man is accused of stabbing another man to death early August 29.
Cortland Police say 32 year old Andrew Pilcher is accused of killing 32 year old Damian Grant during an altercation on Main Street near Groton Avenue at 2:15 a.m. Police say the men did not know each other.
The stabbing happened outside Pilcher’s Main Street apartment, which is described as being in a building occupied by a mix of students and year-round residents.
Pilcher is charged with manslaughter, tampering with evidence and criminal possession of a weapon.
Cortland police are continuing to look into what led up to the stabbing. An autopsy was to be performed at Lourdes Hospital in Binghamton.