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Young woman stabbed on Metrobus

Monday - 6/25/2012, 7:34am  ET

WASHINGTON - Metro says a young woman was stabbed on a bus in Southeast Washington.

It happened shortly after 2 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of 6th and Chesapeake streets in Southeast.

Metro spokeswoman Caroline Lukas says two women around 18 years of age got into a fight while riding an A8 bus. One stabbed the other several times in the midsection.

The victim was flown to a hospital. Lukas says police later learned that the injuries were not life-threatening.

Police are searching for the attacker.

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