Teen surrenders for stabbing his brother

LONGMONT, Colo. - A teenager surrendered to officers after stabbing his own brother outside a Longmont church Sunday night.

Longmont Police Department Spokesman Jeff Satur explained that the two brothers were arguing outside First Baptist Church around 7:20 p.m. when one pushed the other. A folding knife was drawn, leading to the stabbing of the 17-year-old brother in the back and arm.

The 15-year-old suspect ran off after the stabbing outside First Baptist Church around 7:20 p.m. The church is located at 15th Avenue and Terry Street.

He returned home to the 300 block of Chinook Ave. and surrendered to officers Monday at 7:17 a.m., Satur said.

The older brother was hospitalized overnight, Satur said. He is expected to be released today.

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