Teenager fatally stabbed in Lakewood

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May 27, 2012 7:39:26 AM PDT
An 18-year old was stabbed to death Saturday night in Lakewood, New Jersey.

Police responded to a municipal parking lot on Second Street at around 8 p.m., after getting a report of an assault victim.

They found Luis Tochihuitl lying on the ground near an entrance to the lot with a stab wound to the chest.

He was taken to Kimball Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead.

According to witnesses, a Hispanic male known to call himself "El Cholito" was involved in an altercation that led to the stabbing.

Investigators are still searching for him.

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