17-Year-Old Newark Boy Facing Two Counts Of Attempted Murder

POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A teenager is in custody in connection to a double stabbing on the Jersey Shore.

Point Pleasant Beach police say a 17-year-old boy from Newark is facing two counts of attempted murder.

READ MORE: COVID Anniversary: New York Marks 1 Year Since 1st Case Detected

Investigators say two people were stabbed multiple times near the boardwalk Monday.

MORE: 2 Men Stabbed Near Point Pleasant Beach Boardwalk

READ MORE: New Jersey Sports Arenas Reopen At Limited Capacity

Both victims, an 18-year-old and a 22-year-old, are from West Haverstraw.

Both are in serious but stable condition at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

MORE NEWS: NYPD: Man Charged With Murder In Quadruple Stabbing That Killed Good Samaritan

You can get the latest news, sports and weather on our brand new CBS New York app. Download here.