BREAKING: 17 year-old boy stabbed to death in Manchester

A teenage boy died after being stabbed during a fight which also saw three others injured. Mirror said in a report that police arrived at the scene in Manchester at around 7.30pm this evening.

Paramedics also attended but could not save a 17-year-old who had been stabbed.

Mirror said in the report that the boy died at the scene.

Three other boys, whose ages have not yet been established, were also injured in the altercation.

They have been taken to hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.

A boy aged 17 was arrested at the scene.

He remains in custody for questioning.

Superintendent Leon Jacobs of GMP’s City of Manchester Division said: “This is a dreadful incident and we are working hard to establish how this boy came to lose his life.

“Our specialist officers are supporting the boy’s family and our thoughts are with them as they struggle to come to terms with their loss.

“We also wish those in hospital a speedy recovery.

“While our investigations are in their infancy, we have already made one arrest.

“This is a fast-paced enquiry and it is vital we secure any information that the public possess in relation to this,” he said.

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