Schoolboy, 16, stabbed in Curepe

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Schoolboy, 16, stabbed in Curepe

A 15-year-old schoolboy is in police custody after he allegedly stabbed another boy during a fight at a mall in Curepe.

According to reports the boys were among a group of students at the Priority Mall, Curepe, at around 3 pm when a fight started on Tuesday.

During the fight, the boy stabbed a 16-year-old form four student in his stomach with a knife.

The wounded boy took shirt off and used his bookbag as a bandage to stop the bleeding.

Eyewitnesses stopped a police vehicle which took the boy to the hospital.

Investigators said the 15-the year-old suspect was later brought to the St Joseph police station where he currently remains in custody.