Three female nurses are recovering after being slashed in the face at Newark Beth Israel Hospital on Friday morning. The incident occurred around 7:00 AM in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU).
According to authorities, a female suspect was visiting a patient in the PICU when a verbal altercation escalated into violence. The suspect used a "cutting implement," which has not yet been identified, to attack the nurses, causing injuries to their faces.
The nurses were promptly taken to the hospital's emergency room for treatment and are all reported to be in stable condition. The suspect, whose identity. . .