14-year-old suspect in Elmira stabbing

By Anna Norris

Credit: MGN Online

14-year-old suspect in Elmira stabbing

July 25, 2014 Updated Jul 25, 2014 at 3:35 PM EDT

Elmira, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Elmira Police are currently investigating a stabbing where a 14-year-old boy is the suspect.

Just after 11 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a home in the Hathorn Court Apartments for reports of an assault.

Police said they found one victim who had been stabbed. The victim was transported to a hospital for treatment.

The teenage suspect was taken into custody near the scene after coming back to the area, according to police.

Police said this incident was not a random act and the suspect and victim knew each other.

The Elmira Police Department is asking witnesses or anyone with information to call (607) 737-5610 or the tip line at (607) 271-HALT.