Posted: Sep 20, 2010 8:35 AM by Nichole Larkey
LAFAYETTE, La. - Lafayette police say a 14-year-old boy has been arrested in the stabbing death of another 14-year-old boy.
Police said the suspect, who was not identified because of his age, was booked Sunday into the Lafayette Juvenile Detention Home on counts of second-degree murder and aggravated battery. Police also did not release the name of the victim.
Police say, that the suspect is accused of stabbing
the victim once in the chest Saturday night. The victim was later pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Police said the suspect also is accused of cutting a second victim during the altercation.
That victim was also taken to an area hospital, where he was treated and later released.