Illegal fireworks lead to stabbings in Bronx, NYPD says

BRONX, New York (WABC) -- The NYPD says an argument over illegal fireworks led to violence in the Bronx.

Five people were stabbed during a fight in Saint Mary's Park.

It started when several people tried to stop a man who they say was launching fireworks at other people around 1:30 a.m. Friday.

That's when police say he stabbed several people and someone stabbed him.

The injuries are not life threatening.

Charges are pending against several people involved.

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