Teenager arrested and charged for stabbing another teenager at Denton County basketball court

Denton County, TX – One 14-year-old boy was arrested and charged for stabbing 16-year-old boy at a neighborhood basketball court in Providence Village on Monday, police say.

According to police reports, officers were dispatched to the Nantucket Basketball Court in the evening hours on Monday. When they arrived at the scene, they found the 16-year-old suffering multiple stab wounds. He was immediately transferred to hospital for treatment.

After the medical examination and treatment, doctors said the boy suffered multiple non-life-threatening injuries and he is in stable condition.

The investigation into witness statements and evidence from the scene of the stabbing led officers to charge a 14-year-old boy with aggravated assault, police said.

Officers said they believe the teens, who were not identified because of their ages, knew each other.

No further details were made available.

texasstandard.news contributed to this report.

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