14-year-old DC girl arrested for knife assault, 2 people injured

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Police arrested a 14-year-old DC girl Thursday and charged her with using a knife to assault two people on Tuesday.

Police say the girl got into a physical altercation with another person and swung a knife at the victim. A second victim tried to intervene and was also injured, according to a statement from the Metropolitan Police Department.

The girl with the knife then ran away.

The incident happened in the 500 block of Edgewood Street in Northeast Washington at about 6:50 p.m. Tuesday.

The two victims were taken to a hospital and treated for minor injuries, police say.

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