A mother and her 13-year-old daughter were taken to hospital after being stabbed in Oshawa Tuesday (May 11) night.
According to the DRPS, officers were called to the area were called to the area of Gibb Street and Thornton Road South shortly after 10:30 p.m.
Police say an altercation had ensued between the teenaged victim and suspects prior to the stabbing.
“The mother of the victim intervened and was also stabbed by one of the suspects,” reads a media release. The suspects fled the scene.
Both victims were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said, and have been treated and released.
One of the suspects was located with the assistance of Air-1, while a second suspect turned themselves in to investigators.
A 16-year-old female from Oshawa has been charged with assault with a weapon, assault causing bodily harm, possession of weapons dangerous to the public and carry concealed weapon.
A 15-year-old female from Oshawa has been charged with assault with a weapon, assault causing bodily harm and possession of weapons dangerous to the public.
They were both held for bail hearings.