Two men are facing charges in stabbing of 17-year-old


CANFIELD -- Mahoning County deputy sheriffs have charged two men in the stabbing of a Canfield High School student and a third man for obstructing their investigation.
The victim, Josue Morales, 17, of 8308 N. Palmyra Road, told deputies he was stabbed in the chest during a fight at his home around 1:24 a.m. Sunday. Deputies gave no reason for the fight.
Morales was taken to St. Elizabeth Health Center. Hospital personnel could not be reached on his condition today.One suspect is from 811 Philadelphia Ave., in Youngstown; the other is from 525 Coitsville Road, Campbell. Both are 18. Both suspects were to spend the night at Morales' home.
Deputies arrested the men at the Philadelphia Avenue home. While they were there, a 20-year-old resident became disruptive. Deputies charged him with obstructing official business and disorderly conduct.
The 18-year-olds were to appear today in Mahoning County Court in Austintown. The 20-year-old man was to appear today in Youngstown Municipal Court.

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