Port Chester Teen Charged with Slashing Woman Holding Child

Police: Pair had argued earlier in the day, leading up to violent clash.

A Port Chester teenager has been charged with slashing a 45-year-old woman who was holding a child after a dispute on Traverse Avenue, according to Port Chester police.

Guyneisha McGhee, 17, of 9 Weber Drive, Port Chester, is charged with second-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child after the 12:15 a.m. incident Saturday on the sixth floor of 45 Traverse Ave.

McGhee and the victim, police said, are known to each other and had a verbal dispute prior to the confrontation. Police said the victim, a resident of 45 Traverse Ave., was slahed twice by a knife. She was taken by ambulance to Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla for treatment of her injuries, which were not life-threatening.

Police said the victim was holding a child when she was slashed. Police were uncertain what was the focus of the dispute between the women.

Scooby October 03, 2012 at 03:26 PM
This is a woman who is almost 17 years old. How do you know what they were arguing about? Maybe this 17yr old woman deserved to be yelled at. But what IS for sure is this 17yr old woman should NOT have slashed anyone but especially someone holding a child.
Concerned citizen October 04, 2012 at 02:53 PM
And to answer your question "no name" I am not being racist in any shape way or form, what I meant by these people is the people who continuously are commuting crimes and putting other people in danger.
NoName October 05, 2012 at 03:37 AM
Concerned Citizen: Thank you for elaborating as I asked. I can say (knowing the 17 year old personally..which I will not say how) that this wasn't "continously" and overall she's not a bad kid. Somewhere in the argument things got out of hand and this was retaliation for something percieved to happen. And as far as the child...I've heard two things: The story where she was holding the child when she got slashed is one, another is that she actually put the child down BEFORE she got slashed is the other
Rob Anderson May 22, 2013 at 04:49 PM
its so sad how things are being run in port chester this ting with this yung lady and the drugs and lets not forget the port chester police they are the worst taking money,falst arrest,taking peoples cars and selling them to the junk yard they really need the feds to
Rob Anderson May 22, 2013 at 04:51 PM


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