Six girls are wanted for questioning in a brutal attack that left a 16-year-old hospitalized, authorities said Saturday, according to the New York Daily News.
The victim and her friend, also 16, were leaving a basketball court at Campanaro Playground on Eastchester Road near East Gun Hill Road in Williamsbridge at 6 p.m. May 31 when a a group of girls attacked them for no apparent reason, punching them several times in the face.
The two victims suffered black eyes, bloody noses and cuts and scrapes to their faces and bodies, cops said. One of the victims needed medical care at Jacobi Hospital, officials said.
Cops identified the six teens as Lauren London, Infinity Hammonds, Joy Starr, Samoi Emm, Celene Miller and Fanny Lexus. They are wanted for questioning in the attack, although it is unclear what role, if any, they played in the fisticuffs, police said.
Anyone with information regarding the attack is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.
New York Daily News - June 8, 2014 - By Thomas Tracy