3 infants among 5 people stabbed at NYC neighbourhood daycare
Police say five people, including three infants, were stabbed at an overnight daycare centre in New York City.
Authorities say the stabbings happened just before 4 a.m. Friday at a home in Queens.
A three-day-old girl and a one-month-old girl were stabbed in the abdomen and a 20-day-old girl suffered cuts to her ear, chin and lip.
Police say the father of a child at the centre and a woman who worked there were also stabbed. All are in critical but stable condition.
A 52-year-old woman was found in the basement of the home in the Flushing neighborhood. Police say she had slashed her own wrist and is in custody at a hospital.
Charges are pending. Police say a butcher knife and meat cleaver were found at the scene.
A motive hasn't been determined. It isn't clear whether the daycare centre was licensed.