A teenager has been questioned but released following the stabbing death of a 17-year-old boy at a basketball game in Melbourne’s west.
Police were called to a sporting complex on Ballan Road at Werribee just before 6.00pm last night following reports a teen had been injured.
Upon arrival, they found the 17-year-old suffering life-threatening stab wounds.
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He was rushed to hospital, where he sadly passed away a short time later.
A 15-year-old boy was taken in for questioning but has since been released from custody.
Homicide Squad detectives are continuing to investigate the incident and are appealing for anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000