Police: 14-Year-Old Boy Stabbed Outside Providence Place Mall in Rhode Island


Authorities are investigating after a 14-year-old boy was stabbed near the Providence Place Mall in Rhode Island.

Police say he was stabbed outside of Joe's American Bar and Grill at the mall around 8 p.m. Friday.

He was taken to Hasbro Children's Hospital where he's in stable condition.

Police haven't released the boy's identity.

WJAR-TV reports that police say the altercation stemmed from an incident that occurred over social media earlier in the day. Police say they have a name and description of a suspect who is likely a juvenile.

There's no word on any arrests.

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