Teenaged suspect arrested in deadly bus fight - Tucson News Now

Teenaged suspect arrested in deadly bus fight

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD) - Detectives have arrested 17-year-old Michael Drake II on suspicion of stabbing to death a teen after an argument on a bus Thursday. 

Drake and 16-year-old Kyle Jenkins were removed from the bus by the driver when they started fighting, Tucson Police spokeswoman St. Diana Lopez said.

The argument continued outside near the corner of Orchard Avenue and Glenn Street, police said, Drake allegedly stabbed Jenkins multiple times.

Officers were called to the area of Orchard Avenue and Glenn Street when they found Jenkins on the ground suffering from the wounds.

Jenkins was rushed to a nearby hospital where he died a short time later, a release detailed.

Police blocked the area for several hours Thursday as detectives examined the scene.

Drake has been booked into Pima County Jail.

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