16-year-old boy stabbed in southeast Wichita fight

A 16-year-old boy was hospitalized in serious condition after being stabbed Tuesday outside a southeast Wichita apartment complex.

Police Lt. Sam Hanley said the stabbing occurred shortly after 4 p.m. outside the Parklane Alley Apartments, which are at the northeast corner of Lincoln and Oliver.

The victim was taken to Wesley Medical Center with stab wounds to the back and arm, Hanley said. An 18-year-old man was arrested at the scene, he said.

Hanley said witnesses called shortly after 4 p.m. to report that several males were fighting outside the complex. He said police did not know what the fight was about.