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Cyan Brown, 16, in Hiding After Stabbing Subway Thug in Queens; Mom Says It Was Self-Defense


Offbeat  (tags: teen Girl, killed, man, self defense, fondle her )

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- 3405 days ago - nydailynews.com
The 16-year-old girl suspected of fatally stabbing an ex-con lashed out after he and a bevy of men chased her onto a Queens subway train and tried to fondle her, her mother said Friday.



   

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Janine Boguslawski (95)
Saturday December 26, 2009, 8:25 pm
Im sure she was protecting herself.I believe her,You have to be careful on the trains, there are all kinds of crazy people out there.
 

Tierney G (381)
Saturday December 26, 2009, 9:04 pm
She is one tough girl. We need more like her and I don't blame her for protecting self at any cost.
Thanks Terry
 

Lone W (1428)
Saturday December 26, 2009, 10:19 pm
she is alive and who know if she would be if she didn't take up for herself
 

Susan A (14)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 2:30 am
Poor kid - I hope she gets lots of support where it counts.
 

Tonya B (120)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 5:12 am
She should be given a medal.I hope everything works out for her in the end.
 

gerlinde p (161)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 5:44 am
it sounds like selfdefence,i hope everything turns out right for her.
 

Ronda Richardson (96)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 6:39 am
Why did this newspaper talk about Kendell Witherspoon or a homeless man being stabbed? What do they have to do with her? Reporter who can't write or what?
 

Lady Xanadu (48)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 9:16 am
Noted Thanks Terry!
 

Sylvia W (46)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 11:04 am
The other stabbings were simply added in as an additional news byte because this article was about a stabbing.
I hope it really was just self defense, and she will be proven that way. Real nice of her cousin to tell this to the News;
But Winston's cousin Tedra Laws, 31, said he was never in the subway station, but was trying to catch a cab to bring a present to his daughter.

"We can't answer why she would stab him," she said of the teen. "She had a history of stabbing people. If you had an argument with her, she'd stab you."
 

Glenda J (158)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 11:44 am
Noted Terry
 

Katz R (54)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 11:55 am
poor kid was probably defending herself, hope she is okay
 

Kekuhoumana K (49)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 3:10 pm
Kid went into a primordial instinct...to protect one's own life if threatened. I'm certain she wouldn't go up to a thud and stab him for no reason. Subway security cameras should help.
 
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