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Woman admits to attacking teen with meat cleaver

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Posted at 3:44 PM, Jul 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-24 07:09:14-04

A Buffalo woman admits she attacked a teenager with a meat cleaver.

Mercedes Rosado, 45, pleaded guilty Friday in Erie County Court to first-degree robbery.

Prosecutors say she attacked Jaqualine Rosado, 17, with a meat cleaver on August 22nd of last year. The suspect and victim are not related. The victim suffered cuts to her face and a broken nose.

Mercedes Rosado faces up to 25 years in prison when she is sentenced in August.