(photo credit: Channel 2 [file])
A 16-year-old Beersheba teen died Saturday morning, hours after he was stabbed
to death during a brawl with a local teen at a house party in the city’s upscale
Ramot neighborhood hours earlier.
Magen David Adom Paramedics said that
around 3 a.m. Saturday morning they were called to the scene on Shlomo
Ben-Tzvi Street, where they found the teen lying unconscious covered in blood.
Paramedics said they attempted to treat the youth at the scene but were forced
to evacuate him to Beersheba’s Soroka Hospital for emergency
Hours later, the hospital announced that the teen had
succumbed to his wounds.
Shortly after the teen was evacuated to Soroka
hospital, a police patrol picked up a 16-year-old suspect they believe may have
been involved in the stabbing. Police said the youth will be brought for a
remand extension Saturday night at the Beersheba Magistrate‘s court.
victim and the suspected perpetrator were both at a party Friday night when they
allegedly became intoxicated and a verbal altercation quickly turned violent. It
was at this point that the suspect allegedly stabbed his friend and
Also Saturday, a 20-year-old man was rushed to Ashkelon’s
Barzilay Hospital in serious condition after he was stabbed during a brawl on