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UPDATE: Two young people arrested in stabbing of 16-year-old in Surrey

Incident occurred in the Panorama neighbourhood

Surrey RCMP say they have arrested two young people in the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy.

The stabbing happened in the Panorama-area of Surrey in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Surrey RCMP Staff Sgt. Dale Carr said police responded to multiple 911 calls at about 1 a.m. in the 5600 Block of 148 Street.

“Officers… attended to the location, and located a 16-year-old male that had received several wounds from an unknown edged weapon,” said Carr in a release.

“The victim had been having a verbal altercation with several other youths that had come to the residence. These youths fled from the residence prior to police arriving on the scene.”

RELATED: One man is dead after targeted stabbing in Surrey

Carr said that all of the youth knew each other and that the attack was targeted.

They are asking witnesses to call 604-599-0502, or if they wish to remain anonymous, to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca.


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