NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD arrested a man accused of stabbing a campaign volunteer working for democratic New York City mayoral candidate Eric Adams.

Police arrested 34-year-old Gary Oliver and charged him with attempted murder.

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Video shows Oliver, who is homeless, being walked by officers at the 40th Precinct in the Bronx on Friday morning.

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The attack on June 20 followed a dispute as the campaign volunteer was canvassing along Morris Avenue.

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The 42-year-old victim needed surgery and is now OK.

CBSNewYork Team