16-year-old arrested in connection with weekend stabbing

KENNEWICK POLICE NEWS RELEASE -- Kennewick Police have apprehended a 16 year old Richland male in connection with the stabbing of a 16 year Kennewick male Saturday evening in Eastgate Park in Kennewick.

The suspect was visiting relatives who live in the area at the time of the incident. The suspect is being held in Juvenile Detention charged with Assault 1st degree.

A second suspect remains at large at this time. Anyone with information concerning this assault can contact Kennewick Police or Tri Cities Crime Stoppers at 800.222.8477 or go to to report information anonymously.