Westbury woman faces attempted murder in connection to Roosevelt stabbing

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A Westbury woman is being held without bail, facing attempted murder charges stemming from a stabbing.

Police say Tyana Cooper Waite threw a knife at a 30-year-old man - and it stuck in his upper torso -- on Oswalt Place in Roosevelt Sunday.        

Police say the unidentified man, who survived the attack, knew Waite.

Authorities say Waite's 3-year-old daughter was in a bedroom sleeping at the time.

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