Phoenix teen arrested for fatally stabbing another boy

Phoenix teen arrested for fatally stabbing another boy
(Source: AP)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A 14-year-old boy is behind bars, accused of fatally stabbing another teen in Phoenix on Tuesday, March 30.

Investigators with the Phoenix Police Department said the 14-year-old suspect got into an argument with a 15-year-old at an apartment, AZ Family reports. That’s when the 14-year-old stabbed the other boy.

The wounded teen was taken to a hospital by a family member where he later died, and the 14-year-old was arrested and charged with second-degree murder.

The teen is not being charged as an adult and, because of his age, his name hasn’t been released.

Copyright 2021 KOLD News 13. All rights reserved.