Mother-daughter duo wanted for brutal beating

Posted at 11:53 AM, Apr 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-03 11:53:09-04

A mother and daughter are wanted on assault charges after attacking a 21-year-old woman on Friday, according to The Buffalo News.

Niagara Falls Police told The Buffalo News the victim was going into a store on Niagara Street at 3:30 in the afternoon when she was attacked by another 21-year-old woman who is identified as a former friend. The attacker punched the victim in the head several times before her mother, 39, got involved, according to the articles. The mother grabbed the victim by the neck and hair and punched her in the face two times, said officers to The Buffalo News.

Passers-by eventually broke up the fight and the victim sought hospital treatment, according to the news publication.