2 nurses, medical student stabbed amid visitor dispute at Newark hospital

Two nurses and a medical student were stabbed amid a domestic dispute involving two visitors in the pediatric ICU at a Newark hospital.

The incident happened around 7 a.m. Friday at Newark Beth Israel Hospital.

Hospital officials said the domestic dispute between visitors escalated into violence.

Officials said all three staff members were stabbed. No patients or family members were injured during the incident.

The victims were taken to the hospital’s emergency department with minor injuries.

The suspect was taken into custody.

The incident remains under investigation.

Few other details were released.

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