12-year-old boy dies following altercation between two groups Friday evening: police

WINNIPEG — Winnipeg police are investigating after a 12-year-old boy was stabbed Friday evening and later died from his injuries.

Police said officers were called to the 200 block of Burrows Avenue around 7:19 p.m. on June 18 for reports that a male had been stabbed.

When crews arrived, they found a youth had been injured and was being helped by an off-duty nurse.

Police said the boy, who is from Winnipeg, was taken to hospital but died from his injuries.

The homicide unit is currently investigating and police believe the boy was stabbed after two groups were involved in an altercation.

If anyone has information, they are asked to call police at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477.

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