Teen girls slashed in Brooklyn

The News Leader

March 21, 2010 5:41:40 AM PDT
Police in Brooklyn are searching for a man and a woman who used knives to attack two teenage girls. The incident happened in the Crown Heights section on Friday.

Police say the attackers jumped out of a car on Franklin Avenue, where the victims were standing.

Authorities say the man grabbed the girls, 16-year-old Shantayah Lewis and 15-year-old Shaquina Grant, and held them down.

The woman allegedly slashed Lewis repeatedly in the face, then stabbed Grant.

Both girls suffered serious injuries.