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Bride and sister stabbed during bachelorette party

By Mason White 5:04 PM August 25, 2015
Sherrie and Melissa Snader 

By: Wayne Morin
(Scroll down for video) A bride and her sister of Kentucky, were hospitalized after they were stabbed while celebrating a bachelorette party.

27-year-old Sherrie Snader and her sister Melissa, 21, were with a group of friends to celebrate Sherrie’s upcoming wedding in Louisville.

According to police, when the sisters were returning to the Econo Lodge hotel, they were approached by an unidentified black male.

Police believe that there was some interaction between women and men that led to both women being stabbed. Both women suffered collapsed lungs.

When the suspect drove off with a bicycle, the women ran down the street screaming. 3 soldiers saw them and came to their aid. The soldiers applied pressure to the wound until help arrived.

They were transported to a nearby hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Sherrie’s father said that he is unsure whether she will go ahead with the wedding as scheduled.

Police used surveillance video and they were able to locate the suspect, who was identified as 45-year-old Kalief Cummings.