Teenage girl arrested for stabbing another in the back

Teenage girl arrested for stabbing another in the back

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A 17-year-old girl has been arrested for apparently stabbing another teen Saturday night.

Around 7:30 p.m. Fourth District Officers called to the 12000 block of Kinsman Road, and found the 16-year-old victim with stabbed wounds to her back.

She was transported to Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital for treatment.

According to the preliminary investigation, the stabbing occurred in the 3200 block of E. 119th St.

Witnesses told police that the victim was walking with a group of girls down E. 119th St. when another group of girls ran towards them.

One of the females in the second group had a knife and stabbed the victim in the back.

The 17-year-old female suspect was arrested in the 3200 block of E. 119th St.

The incident remains under investigation.

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