Thursday, February 9, 2023

Three teens have been arrested in the stabbing death of a 15-year-old student in Union City

NEW JERSEY — Authorities have arrested three teenagers in connection with the stabbing death of a 15-year-old student and wounding a 16-year-old student in Union City, New Jersey, the Hudson County District Attorney’s Office announced Friday.

The prosecutor said a 16-year-old juvenile had been charged with possession of a weapon, in this case a knife. On the other hand, a minor under the age of 15 and a boy aged 15 were also charged with armed robbery, possession of a weapon, possession of a bat.

The prosecutor’s office said the juvenile cases are confidential and no additional information could be released at this time.

Additionally, a preliminary investigation by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit determined that five teens were involved in an altercation prior to the stabbing of the two teens.

On Tuesday, at approximately 6:24 p.m., police received a report of a stabbing in the area, according to information from Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez. 40th Street why new york avenue, The prosecutor said that upon arrival, officers found a 15-year-old identified as Alan Flores, and an unidentified 16-year-old with stab wounds.

Flores was taken to the hospital Christ Hospital in Jersey City and was pronounced dead at approximately 7:08 p.m. Doctors will ascertain the cause of his death.

Meanwhile, the other teen is hospitalised, the report said. His condition was not released, but he is expected to recover.

Both victims are students at Union City High School, which is near the scene. This was the first murder in the city this year.

Now the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and the Union City Police Department are investigating the facts.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hudson County District Attorney’s Office at 201-915-1345 or submit an anonymous tip here.

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