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Roosevelt Avenue man charged with attack during game of Uno

A congenial game of Uno was not in the cards on Roosevelt Avenue Friday night, when one of the players pulled a knife and threatened to stab the others, Buffalo police said.

Darius Blackmon, 35, of Roosevelt, was charged with attempted assault, menacing, criminal possession of a weapon and criminal mischief.

Blackmon, according to police, slashed an air mattress, then threatened his Uno competitors, who fended him off with a snow shovel, police said.