Police Plan Arrest In Scranton Slashing
A woman was wounded by a knife in Lackawanna County.
It happened around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday on Quincy Avenue in Scranton.
According to police, Sasha Velez was walking along the 800 block when she was attacked by a man and woman involved in a fight.
Police say a man involved in the brawl slashed the victim’s arms, face, and scalp with a knife.
Another man fired shots into the air.
Police said the victim was taken to a hospital. Her injuries are not life-threatening.
Scranton police tell Newswatch 16 they expect to make arrests sometime Thursday.