Police investigate after 15-year-old stabbed during fight

Teen stabbed outside 7-Eleven in Coral Springs

Police in Coral Springs responded to reports of a stabbing involving juveniles Thursday afternoon.

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – Police are investigating after a teenager was stabbed Thursday afternoon in Coral Springs.

According to police, a group of teens gathered at a 7-Eleven located at 11650 W. Sample Road in Coral Springs. 

"It looked like the juveniles were getting together and possibly going to fight," a police spokesman said.

Police were called to a disturbance and found one teen with stab wounds to his abdomen and chest.

According to officers, an off-duty Lauderhill police officer happened to be at the scene and assisted the teen until first responders arrived. 

A 15-year-old was taken to Broward Health Medical Center, where he was listed in stable condition.

A second teen was arrested in connection with the stabbing.

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David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.