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Police: Woman Struck Victim in Face with Skateboard and Threatened Her with Knife

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Sept. 6, 2018 By Tara Law

Police are searching for a woman who smacked a 39-year-old woman across the face with a skateboard and threatened her with a knife.

The attack took place at 5:50 p.m. on Aug. 29 near 58th Road and 146th Street. Police say that the victim was getting out of her car when the suspect struck her with the skateboard and menaced her with a knife.

The suspect then took off on foot, making her way down 146th Street in the direction of Kissena Park.

The victim suffered a cut and swelling around her left eye. She was taken by emergency responders to NY Presbyterian Hospital in Queens, where she was in stable condition.

The suspect is described as a heavy-set white woman with blonde and black curly hair. She was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and black tights.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). 


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