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Lemoore Police Department

LEMOORE — A juvenile was arrested Saturday in Lemoore after allegedly stabbing another juvenile multiple times at a park, police said.

At around 6:30 p.m., Lemoore Police officers said they were called out by the Lemoore Volunteer Fire Department for a report of a person who had been stabbed.

Police said they found a male juvenile that had received multiple stab wounds to his torso, neck and head. They said the victim was transported to the hospital where he received treatment and is expected to make a full recovery.

Officers said several witnesses said the assault occurred at City Park, located at 350 W. Bush St., and the suspect was identified as a male juvenile from Lemoore.

Officers were able to locate the suspect and he was taken into custody without incident. Officials said the juvenile was booked into the Kings County Juvenile Center for attempted murder with a gang enhancement.

A second juvenile was also named as possibly being involved in the incident, police said. That juvenile was located, taken to the Lemoore Police Department for questioning and later released.

If you have any further information regarding this case, contact the Lemoore Police Department at 924-9574.

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