MARBLE HILL, the Bronx (PIX11) — A 12-year-old boy was slashed in the chest at a Bronx playground Saturday afternoon, police said.

The victim and the suspect were playing basketball at a court in Marble Hill at around 4 p.m. when a fight ensued, police said. The suspect then allegedly slashed the boy in the chest with a sharp object.

The victim was taken to the hospital in stable condition. The suspect has not been apprehended.

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