FINANCIAL DISTRICT, Manhattan (PIX11) — A girl was stabbed and a woman was pepper-sprayed during a group attack in Manhattan on Saturday, police said.
The two victims were involved in a dispute with a group of four women in the vicinity of State and Bridge streets at around 9:40 p.m., according to authorities. One woman from the group attacked the 20-year-old victim with pepper spray, while another woman from the group took out a kitchen knife and stabbed the 14-year-old victim in her left thigh.
The suspects fled and went inside the Bowling Green subway station, according to officials. The 20-year-old woman was treated at the scene by EMS, while the girl was taken to a hospital, where she was reported to be in stable condition.
Police asked help from the public to find the suspects in connection to the attack.
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