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18-Year-Old Accused of Stabbing of 16-Year-Old Near High School

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    Teen Stabbed on Basketball Court Behind High School

    A 16-year-old boy was stabbed in the abdomen on the basketball court behind Lynn English High School on Goodridge Street in Lynn, Massachusetts.

    (Published Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017)

    An 18-year-old Massachusetts man has been arrested in connection with stabbing of a 16-year-old near a high school earlier this week.

    Lynn police say Johel Ramirez-Chavez was arrested Thursday on multiple charges.

    He was arraigned Friday in Lynn District Court on armed assault to murder and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. It's unclear if he has an attorney.

    The stabbing happened Tuesday evening on a basketball court behind Lynn English High School on Goodridge Street.

    Parkland Shooting Survivor Calls 'BS' on Politicians' Gun Stance

    [NATL] Parkland Shooting Survivor Calls 'BS' on Politicians' Gun Stance

    Marjory Stoneman Douglas High senior Emma Gonzalez had a message for president Donald Trump and for other politicians on their failure to enact sensible gun laws: "BS." Gonzalez was one of several survivors to speak at a rally held outside the Federal Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to speak out against the gun lobby.

    (Published Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018)

    The 16-year-old victim, who had been taken to Massachusetts General Hospital, is still recovering from his injuries, according to police.

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