Girl Found Stabbed in Wilkes-Barre

Published 07/02 2014 07:53AM

Updated 07/02 2014 08:16AM

Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County - A juvenile male suspect is in custody for allegedly stabbing a young girl late Tuesday night in Wilkes-Barre.

Police tell us the 14-year-old girl was taken to the hospital with a stab wound to the neck just before midnight. She apparently ran from the woods near Oak Street to a home for help.

The boy was arrested and is awaiting official charges.

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