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18-year-old stabbed at Downtown Crossing MBTA station Saturday night

An 18-year-old man was stabbed at the MBTA’s Downtown Crossing station Saturday night, according to Transit police.

The incident happened around 11:40 p.m., likely at the stairs of the station’s Franklin Street entrance, said Transit Police Department Superintendent Richard Sullivan. The victim was transported to a hospital in the area with non-life-threatening injuries.

Preliminary investigation suggests the suspect is a teenage male between 16 and 19 years old, Sullivan said.

Transit police is still investigating. No further information was available.

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