The 16-year-old who was critically wounded in a stabbing on Yarkonim St. in Petah Tikva early Saturday morning has died of his wounds.

He was taken by paramedics from the scene of the crime to the Rabin Medical Center - Beilinson Campus in Petah Tikva for emergency medical attention.

According to the police, the youth was stabbed during an argument. Searches were being conducted in the area for the suspect.

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