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UPDATE: Police Investigate Fatal Stabbing of 16-Year-Old in Trenton

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The Mercer County Homicide Task Force and the Trenton Police Department investigate a fatal stabbing that occurred Wednesday evening in Trenton, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri reported.

According to Prosecutor Onofri, at approximately 9:30 p.m. on June 1, Trenton police responded to a call for a male stabbed in the back in the 800 block of Beatty Street. 

Prosecutor Onofri said that upon arrival, officers located the victim in the street, suffering from multiple stab wounds. 

He was transported to Capital Health Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead a short time later. 

According to Prosecutor Onofri, the victim has been identified as Dreiby Osorio, 16, of Trenton.

No arrests have been made, and the investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Mercer County Homicide Task Force at (609) 989-6406. Information can also be emailed to