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Mesa Police: Man dies after being stabbed, teen suspect in custody

Posted at 9:33 PM, Dec 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-31 06:56:11-05

Authorities in Mesa have taken a teenage suspect into custody in connection to a deadly stabbing that occurred Friday afternoon. 

Police say around 1:30 p.m. officers responded to The Moorings at Mesa Cove Apartments and found a man with very serious injuries.

The 19-year-old victim, identified as Aaron Green, was taken to an area hospital where he later died from his injuries. A second man was found with minor injuries. 

Officials say a 17-year-old suspect was taken into custody Saturday afternoon, and is believed to have stabbed both victims over a drug debt.