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Beverly Police arrested a 17-year-old Wednesday night in connection with an alleged stabbing and home invasion.


Officers responded to a call that someone had been stabbed multiple times at 62 Livingstone Ave. on Wednesday.


On scene, officers and paramedics treated a 25-year-old male victim for stab wounds to the arm and torso, officials said. The victim was transported to Beverly Hospital.


Police said that the 17-year-old entered the victim's home demanding money before stabbing him and fleeing the residence.


Beverly Police along with Salem and Danvers Police K-9 units found the suspect in a nearby backyard and took him into custody.


He was charged with home invasion, armed robbery, armed assault to murder, and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (a knife). He isexpected to be arraigned in Salem Juvenile Court on Thursday.