19-year-old found with stab wounds in Ellensburg

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ELLENSBURG, Wash. – A teenager was attacked with a knife during what Ellensburg police believe was a gang-related incident on Friday morning.

According to the Ellensburg Police Department, just after 2 a.m. they were sent to Okanogan Street and West 14th Avenue where a witness had reportedly been beaten with a baseball bat.

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When police got there, they found the 19-year-old with ‘multiple’ stab wounds.

He was rushed to the hospital as officers investigated the scene.

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Ellensburg police believe there may possibly be two suspects involved who may be involved with a gang.

Other information about the crime, including the victim’s identity, was not immediately available.

Anyone with tips on this crime should contact the Ellensburg Police Department.

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