QUEENS, N.Y. (PIX11) — A teen is accused of stabbing his 14-year-old sister multiple times in Queens on Saturday night, according to law enforcement sources.
Officers found the victim with several stab wounds after responding to a reported burglary at a home on 156th Street near Sutphin Boulevard just after 7 p.m., according to the NYPD. The girl was taken to the hospital in critical but stable condition, police said.
The girl’s 13-year-old brother was taken into custody at the scene and later charged with assault, according to police sources.
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