CHICO, Calif. - Chico police responded to a stabbing incident on the 2700 block of White Avenue around 9:19 p.m. on Monday night.
Police say the suspect stabbed the victim in the abdomen after being confronted about stolen property.
The suspect, who is also a juvenile, is in custody.
The victim fled the scene and was eventually transported himself to a medical facility.
The suspect was booked into Butte County Juvenile Hall and faces charges of assault with a deadly weapon.