Juvenile Male Arrested for Allegedly Stabbing Another Person in Sunnyside

A juvenile boy is in custody suspected of stabbing another person early this morning at a trailer park in Sunnyside.

Police say this responded to Parkland Homes on the 100 block of East Parkland Drive just after midnight to a report of a stabbing.  Officers arrested a juvenile male for assault 2nd degree.

The incident occurred when the suspect went to a trailer armed with a kitchen knife and confront the victim who the suspect believes was trying to break into his mother's car moments earlier.  Upon confronting the victim a fight broke out and the suspect stabbed the victim in the side.

The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The juvenile male was booked into the Yakima County Juvenile Detention.

The incident is not believed to be gang related.