Police searching for suspect who stabbed a pregnant teen in Melrose

Police are searching Wednesday for the person responsible for stabbing a pregnant teen in Melrose.

According to police, the 19-year-old girl was stabbed multiple times in the head and body in Grove Hill Park. Witnesses say they heard the girl screaming and immediately called 911. The girl was taken to Lincoln Medical Center, where she is listed in stable condition. The condition of the baby has not yet been released.

Police say they believe the attacker is a woman.

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