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Juvenile Charged with Perth Amboy Stabbing

Perth Amboy

Middlesex County authorities announced today that authorities charged and arrested a juvenile, 16, for a non-fatal stabbing, which occurred on October 5.

Police said on October 8, 2020, the juvenile surrendered to the Perth Amboy Police following an investigation concerning an assault involving three victims, one of whom was stabbed.

According to police the juvenile was charged with Attempted Murder, Aggravated Assault, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, and Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose.

The investigation remains active and continuing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Gina Betancourt of the Perth Amboy Police Department at (732) 324-3800, or Detective Mark Morris of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-3927.