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Stabbing at West Orange Bar Leaves Two Wounded

February 9, 2014 at 9:21 PM

WEST ORANGE, NJ - A couple was attacked during a fight at Las Palmeras at 365 Valley Road at approximately 12:30 a.m. Sunday morning, leaving both with non-life-threatening stab wounds.

Police responded to a report of a fight at Las Palmeras. Upon arrival, they found two victims: A female with a stab wound to the hand; and a male with a stab wound to the abdomen and two cuts and one puncture to his arm. They were transported to University of Medicine and Dentistry in Newark with non-life-threatening injuries.

Two male suspects were identified by the couple and patrons of Las Palmeras as the attackers. Both were apprehended and arrested and are currently in Essex County Jail.

 

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