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Teen Charged With Murder Over Alleged Stabbing Of 16-Year-Old

Police have charged a teenager following the alleged stabbing of a 16-year-old boy on NSW’s north coast. 

A 17-year-old has been charged with murder after he allegedly stabbed a 16-year-old boy on a beach near Coffs Harbour. 

Police attended the scene on Pacific Street at Corindi Beach at around 5:40PM on Sunday afternoon where they found a 16-year-old suffering from stab wounds to the thigh. 

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The police attending the scene attempted to provide the boy with first aid before paramedics arrived. 

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Despite being rushed to Coffs Harbour Health Campus, the boy later passed away from his injuries. 

A search has been established in the areas surrounding the beach for the alleged weapon. 

Police charged a 17-year-old boy with possessing a prohibited drug, assault causing death and murder. 

Authorities are investigating whether the teen’s death is in relation to a love triangle. 

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