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Woman stabbed in attack near City Hall

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

Richmond Police are investigating a stabbing outside City Hall.

It happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday after a confrontation took place between two women and the victim at Ninth and East Marshall streets.

The two female suspects approached the female victim and assaulted her. The victim suffered stab wounds during the attack. The victim does not know the suspects and the incident appears to be random. One or both suspects armed with a knife.

The suspects were last seen running towards Broad Street.

The suspects are described as a black female, 5'2" 125 pounds wearing a white T-shirt and hair in braids and a black female, 5'3"-5'4" 180 pounds wearing all black clothing.

The victim was taken to nearby VCU Medical Center. The university sent out an alert to their faculty, students and staff shortly after the incident.

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