15-Year-Old Dead, 11-Year-Old Hurt In Newark Stabbing

WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 10, 2019 - 12:45 pm
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NEWARK, N.J. (WCBS 880) — A 15-year-old is dead and an 11-year-old is hospitalized following a stabbing in Newark.

The two were found suffering from stab wounds after police were called to an apartment on Park Avenue around 11 a.m. Tuesday morning.

The 15-year-old was pronounced dead on the scene. The other child was rushed to a hospital in stable condition.

Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose said there is no threat to the public.

No arrests have been made.

A motive for the stabbing was not released.