LAGRANGE, N.Y. — A 16-year-old was stabbed to death during a brawl that erupted after a high school football game in the Hudson Valley on Friday night, police said Saturday.
The large fight broke out around 9 p.m., just after the game ended at Arlington High School in LaGrange, according to the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office.
The unidentified teen, an Arlington student, was taken to a hospital where they were pronounced dead, officials said.
During their investigation, police interviewed and subsequently arrested Nestor A. Ortiz-Ocampo, 18, in connection with the stabbing. Ortiz-Ocampo, a former Arlington student who now lives in Poughkeepsie, was charged with first-degree manslaughter, officials said. He was expected to be arraigned on Saturday.
The investigation remained ongoing on Saturday, according to the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office.
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