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Mount Vernon Woman Stabbed - July 22, 2022

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Mount Vernon Woman Stabbed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 23, 2022

Contact: Office of the Police Commissioner 914-665-2520


A Mount Vernon woman was stabbed during an argument with her hairdresser.


On Friday July 22, 2022, shortly before 8 pm, Mount Vernon Police Officers responded to 107 South Fourth Avenue on a report of a party stabbed. Upon arrival, officers located a female victim suffering from a laceration to her finger and stab wounds to her arm. The victim, later identified as 45-year-old, Fenisha Sawyers-Lloyd, stated that she had been involved in a verbal altercation with her hairdresser which resulted in her being cut and stabbed. Sawyers-Lloyd sustained one laceration to her finger and two stab wounds to the arm. She was treated on scene by Empress Ambulance personnel and subsequently transported to Montefiore Mount Vernon Emergency Room.


Mount Vernon Police ask that anyone with information regarding this incident contact the MVPD Detective Division at 914-665-2510, all calls will be kept confidential. You can also submit an anonymous tip via our “Text-A-Tip” by texting “MVPD” and your tip to 847411.

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