Guam – A 14-year-old boy is facing serious charges after being taken into custody for allegedly stabbing another 14-year-old.
Police have released few details regarding the arrest of the teen suspect. According to Guam Police Department Spokesman Sgt. Paul Tapao, the stabbing occurred along Artemio Street in Yona.
GPD did not provide any details surrounding the motive for the alleged stabbing, only stating the victim was taken to Guam Memorial Hospital, where he is listed in stable condition. However, based on the charges against the minor, it appears alcohol may have been a factor.
The alleged assailant was taken into custody for aggravated assault, consumption of alcohol underage, beyond control and use of a deadly weapon in the commission of a felony. He is confined at the Department of Youth Affairs.