A 16-year-old boy received five puncture wounds about the body. He was taken to the hospital where he was treated for his minor injuries and released. *File photo by Kageaki Smith
A 16-year-old boy received five puncture wounds about the body. He was taken to the hospital where he was treated for his minor injuries and released. *File photo by Kageaki Smith

TUESDAY, AUGUST 14: A 16-year-old boy was stabbed in the early hours of this morning.

The attack happened in the area of Zuill’s Park, Wilderness Lane and Lolly’s Well between 1am and 1:30am.

A police spokesman said: “The victim, a 16-year-old boy received five puncture wounds about the body.

“He was taken to the hospital where he was treated for his minor injuries and released.

 “Police are trying to ascertain what took place, as the circumstances at this point are very unclear. 

“Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with any information on this incident to contact DC Jones 247-1246.”