2 Assaults Reported On Upper East Side

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – EMS responded to two reports of assault on the Upper East Side Thursday afternoon.

According to EMS, a person was assaulted at 74th Street and 2nd Avenue at around 3 p.m.

A short time later, another person was attacked two blocks away at 72nd Street and 2nd Avenue.

EMS initially said one of the victims had been stabbed or slashed, but it turns out neither victim was taken to the hospital.

It wasn’t immediately clear if the incidents were related.

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