Newton teen arrested after fatal stabbing

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Published: Feb. 26, 2021 at 8:32 AM CST
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NEWTON, Kan. (KWCH) - A Newton teen was arrested after a man was fatally stabbed during a fight Thursday.

The 16-year-old stabbed a 27-year-old man, later identified as Ian Foy, during a fight in the 100 block of Evans Street, according to Newton Police.

A Newton Police officer stopped the teen after he was spotted driving erratically after the incident. The teen immediately reported he had stabbed someone during a fight and police found a bloody knife in the vehicle.

Newton Police are still investigating the incident as a homicide, including the relationship between the two and other contributing factors.

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