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17-year-old girl stabbed in back in Bronx; father arrested: sources

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EAST TREMONT, Bronx (PIX11) — A 17-year-old girl was stabbed in the back in the Bronx Tuesday night, according to the NYPD.

The incident happened around 11:40 p.m. on East 182nd Street in East Tremont. The girl was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital for her injuries, authorities said.

According to sources close to the case, the attack was of a family nature. The girl's father was taken into custody.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting crimestoppers.nypdonline.org, downloading the NYPD Crime Stoppers mobile app, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

Erin Pflaumer is a Long Island-based digital content producer who has been covering local and national news since 2018.. She joined PIX11 in 2023. Check out more of her work here.

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