Jersey City mother sought in stabbings of 2 adult daughters

New Jersey news from Eyewitness News

September 21, 2013 9:17:39 AM PDT
Two women were injured when their mother allegedly stabbed them inside a northern New Jersey apartment.

Authorities tell The Jersey Journal ( that the 46-year-old mother went to the apartment shortly before 11 a.m. Friday and began arguing with one of her daughters, who lives in the unit.

They say mother then grabbed a 3-inch steak knife and allegedly stabbed the daughter three times in the arms.

When the second daughter tried to intervene, the mother allegedly stabbed her in the back and then fled the scene.

The victim stabbed in the arm was treated at the scene, while the other woman was being treated at a hospital for wounds that are not considered life-threatening.

The mother, whose name has not been released, remained at large Saturday.