Buffalo mother arrested after stabbing son, self several times

6 days ago

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Police arrested a 33-year-old Buffalo mother in connection to the stabbing of her 6-year-old son at the family house early Wednesday morning.

The child, whose identity has not been released, was transported to a nearby medical facility after the responding officers found him lying in a pool of blood from "multiple stab wounds" in his entire body including both arms, upper torso and chest. according to Police Capt. Jeff Rinaldo.

At around 8 a.m, a neighbor called the police to report the incident. Once there, they found the unidentified woman who sustained multiple self-inflicted lacerations, Rinaldo add.

It remains unclear if the child and his mother were the only persons inside the house when the stabbing occurred. The motive of the attack has not been revealed at this time.