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First-degree murder charge for 17-year-old in fatal Forest Lawn stabbing

Calgary police investigate a deadly stabbing in Forest Lawn that killed a teen June 6. A 17-year-old was charged with first-degree murder Saturday. Calgary police investigate a deadly stabbing in Forest Lawn that killed a teen June 6. A 17-year-old was charged with first-degree murder Saturday.
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A teenager has been charged in relation to the fatal stabbing of a Forest Lawn teenager on Thursday.

The 17-year-old was charged with first-degree murder in relation to the Thursday incident, which took place in the 1300 block of 41 Street S.E. around 7 p.m.

Under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act, the accused cannot be named.

He’s scheduled to appear in court Monday.

According to friends of the victim who spoke to CTV News, the deadly altercation was sparked by a dispute over a girl.

With files from Melissa Gilligan

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