UPDATE: 17 yr old Oshawa teenager stabbed dies in hospital

A 17 year old teen is dead after being stabbed in Oshawa Thursday afternoon.

The incident occured in the area of Harmony Road and Taunton Road around 3 p.m.

The victim was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Durham Regional police Const. George Tudos confirmed they had arrested a suspect, reportedly another teen aged 16, in connection with the stabbing.

"Our officers were able to make an arrest nearby. Charges are pending. Our Homicide officers are going to be investigating this matter and we'll have an update with charges as this investigation progresses."

 Police did not release the specific ages of the teens or other details of the stabbing.


with files from CP24