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Long Island Teen Accused Of Stabbing 19-Year-Old, Police Say

A juvenile was arrested for allegedly stabbing a teen in Roosevelt.
A juvenile was arrested for allegedly stabbing a teen in Roosevelt. Photo Credit: Google Maps street view

Police arrested a juvenile for allegedly stabbing another teen on the wrist on Long Island.

The incident took place around 3:55 a.m., Friday, Jan. 1, in Roosevelt, said the Nassau County Police.

According to detectives, officers responded to a call on Madison Avenue for a male who had been stabbed. 

Upon arrival, officers located the 19-year-old victim with a stab wound to his wrist said he had just been stabbed by a male who fled the scene northbound on Nassau Road in a 2021 Lexus. 

After an investigation, officers were able to locate the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Nassau Road and Argyle Avenue, police said.

The juvenile was placed under arrest without incident. The victim was transported by a Nassau County Police Department Ambulance to a local hospital for treatment.

The juvenile was charged with assault and criminal possession of a weapon. 

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