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Boy dies after stabbing at large fight near Reno eatery

Reno police are searching for leads in the stabbing death of a boy during a fight near a fast-food restaurant.

Police say they responded to a report of a large fight early Sunday morning near the Jack in the Box on South McCarran Boulevard and saw numerous people leave the scene when they arrived.

Investigators say the fight involved several people and a boy was taken to a Reno hospital with stab wounds to his chest. He later died at the hospital.

The boy’s name and age were not immediately released. The 1:15 a.m. fight is under investigation.

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