A Bronx mother is undergoing a psychiatric evaluation after she stabbed her two children on Saturday.
According to PIX 11, Shanice Martin,24, was arrested Saturday evening after she stabbed her tw0-year-old daughter and six-year-old son. After committing the horrific act, she left the children alone near Washington Avenue and Brook Avenue. Witnesses in the area attempted to get police attention so the children could be taken to a local hospital.
Hours after the stabbing, Martin turned herself in to police and confessed to stabbing her two children. It was reported that she had a razor in her hand when she made the confession.
NYPD officers charged Martin with assault, child abandonment, endangering the welfare of a child and criminal possession of a weapon. Currently, Martin is undergoing a psychiatric evaluation at a local hospital.
Doctors reported that the children are expected to survive and are currently being treated at the New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center.
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