Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Police: Crescentville woman stabs sister in breast

A 25-year-old woman is in police custody after allegedly stabbing her 21-year-old sister in the breast in the city's Crescentville section.

Police: Crescentville woman stabs sister in breast


A 25-year-old Crescentville woman was arrested Wednesday afternoon after she stabbed her younger sister in the right breast, police said.

Police said some sort of domestic dispute led the woman to stab her 21-year-old sister just before 4 p.m. on Weymouth Street near Van Kirk. The victim was not seriously hurt, police said. She was taken to Jeanes Hospital in Fox Chase and listed stable condition.

The older sister remained in custody Wednesday night.

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