Rochester Police say a 15-year-old girl was stabbed in the face Monday night on Townsend Street in the city. The girl suffered serious wounds but is expected to survive. Police have a 14-year-old girl in custody in connection with the attack.

Rochester police say that a teenager was stabbed in the face on Townsend Street.

Police say that this happened at approximately 9:15 p.m. Monday night at 33 Townsend Street. They say that the 15-year-old girl was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital. The teen’s injuries are said to be serious, but not life threatening.

Police say that a 14-year-old girl is in custody.