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Surrey, B.C., assault leaves 15-year-old boy dead

12/13/2014 02:54 EST | Updated 02/12/2015 05:59 EST
Police in Surrey, B.C., say a 15-year-old boy is dead after an apparent assault early Saturday morning.

The boy, whose name has not been released, was taken to hospital where he later died.

A second teenager also sustained minor injuries in the attack.

Police said the two boys were assaulted on 18th Avenue by a group of other teens at around 2:30 a.m. PT.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has been notified, police said, and will likely take over the investigation.

Police said weapons were involved in the assault, but released no further information.

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