SOMERSET, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A $2,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for attacking a teenager inside her New Jersey home.
The 18-year-old victim was home alone while the rest of her family was out of town when the attacker entered her house on Vanderbilt Avenue in Somerset around 6:30 a.m. Saturday.READ MORE: NYPD: 2 Gunmen Wanted After 10 Shot In Front Of Queens Business; 'A Brazen, Coordinated Attack'
The attack happened inside the victim’s bedroom, police said. She was stabbed multiple times in the torso, arms, and neck, police said.
Sources said the victim was also viciously bludgeoned with a dumbbell, CBS 2’s Christine Sloan reported.