An investigation was underway Wednesday into a fight at a motel in National City that left two women injured.
Officers sent to the Motel 6 at 1125 E. Plaza Drive when the fight was reported shortly after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday found a partially clothed 26-year-old woman with facial injuries inside the office, according to National City Police.
The El Cajon woman told officers she had been assaulted by her 20-year- old husband, who was also her pimp, inside one of the rooms, according to a police statement.
As the officers investigated, they discovered a second injured woman in a nearby CVS store. Police said the 18-year-old victim suffered large cuts to her head and on the right side of her chest.
She told police she had been stabbed by another woman inside a second- floor motel room, according to police. She was taken to a hospital, but refused treatment and left.
Police said officers were investigating the role of each person in the incident.
—City News Service
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