Teenager stabbed while walking in local neighborhood

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KILLEEN, Texas (KWTX) A teenager who was stabbed while walking along a neighborhood street was in stable condition Tuesday in a local hospital.

The 15-year-old boy was in the area of the 600 block of North 10th Street when a male approached him and then stabbed him, police said.

The attacker had dreadlocks, but a further description wasn’t immediately available.

The teenage victim ran east in the 500 block of North 14th Street and sought help from residents.

Police responded just after 11:30 p.m. Monday.

He was taken to Scott & White Medical Center in Temple.