Family of stabbing victim Mikayla Capers wants new home before school starts

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The 7-year-old girl has been staying with a relative since being released from the hospital.

The family of a 7-year girl who survived a brutal stabbing is looking for a new home before the upcoming start of school.

Mikayla Capers was stabbed 16 times in the elevator of her NYCHA residence in East New York back in June. Her friend, 6-year-old PJ Avitto, was also stabbed multiple times, but did not survive the attack.

The little girl's family says she has been staying with a...

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