A brutal stabbing occurred overnight in Queens, as an assailant attacked a 22-year-old woman inside an apartment building in Jamaica this morning. The victim, who was stabbed at least seven times, is currently fighting for her life. Eyewitness news reporter Janice is live in Jamaica with the latest information. Good morning, Janice.
As you mentioned, the 22-year-old victim has been transported to Jamaica Hospital in critical condition, as her life hangs in the balance. Authorities are still searching for the individual responsible for this horrific stabbing. The incident took place yesterday around 11:30 in the 11th floor hallway of the Crossing at Jamaica Station apartments on Archer Avenue.
According to the police, the woman was rushed to the hospital after being discovered with multiple stab wounds in her torso, shoulder, and hands. At this time, it remains unclear what led to this violent encounter.
Detectives are actively investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident. They have stated that there is no known relation between the victim and the suspect, although it is uncertain whether they are acquainted, neighbors, or complete strangers.
As the investigation unfolds, we will provide you with any new details as soon as they emerge..