Teen accused of stabbing girl inside Bronx subway

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Police say the teenage girl is accused of stabbing another teen inside the Burke Avenue station in the Bronx on June 12. Police say the teenage girl is accused of stabbing another teen inside the Burke Avenue station in the Bronx on June 12.
THE BRONX -

A teenage girl is accused of stabbing another teen inside of a subway station in the Bronx, police say.

The incident happened on June 12, inside of the Burke Avenue train station around 4:45 p.m.

Police say several teens were involved in a fight when a 17-year-old girl was stabbed. 

The female suspect stabbed the teen multiple times who told police she was intervening in the fight to help her friend.  

The suspect got onto a northbound 2 train and left the station with two others.

The girl who was stabbed was transported to Jacobi Medical Center where she was treated for injuries that are not life-threatening.

Police have released surveillance video and images of the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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