News 12 Brooklyn visits 7-year-old stabbing survivor Mikayla Capers

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The energetic girl says she can’t wait to get back to school next month.

Recovery has gone well for the 7-year-old survivor of a double stabbing in East New York, and she can’t wait to get back to school.

News 12 Brooklyn visited Mikayla Capers, who was stabbed 16 times in the elevator of her NYCHA-owned apartment building while on the way to get ice cream nearly three months ago. Her friend, 6-year-old PJ Avitto, was killed in the attack.

Capers, with...

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