Update: 10:45 am, 3/21/17, Tuesday
SPRINGFIELD -- A teen who died from a stabbing has been identified.
Authorities say 17-year old Emanuel King died about 1:30 pm, Monday.
He was the victim of a single stab wound to the chest during a scuffle n the 1800-block of South 6th.
An autopsy determined the single stab wound was the cause of death.
Toxicology and histology are pending.
Original: 3:20 pm, 3/20/17, Monday
SPRINGFIELD -- A teen is being questioned by police for a fatal stabbing. It happened about 1 pm, Monday, in the 1800-block of South 16th Street.
Authorities say a 17-year old was found next to the street with a single stab wound. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
A 17-year old suspect was taken into custody in the 2100-block of South 14th Street, shortly after the incident.
Anyone with additional information about the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward.