Flin Flon RCMP responded to a report of a stabbing around 9 pm on April 1st.

A 16-year-old boy was located with life-threatening injuries.

The officer, acting quickly, administered emergency first aid by applying pressure to the stab wound to help stop the bleeding while EMS was en route.

The youth was transported to hospital, where he remains in stable, but critical, condition.

Shortly after, officers located a 16-year-old male suspect, arrested and charged him.

The boy’s charges are Aggravated Assault, Possession of a Weapon for Dangerous Purpose, and numerous bail violations.

He was remanded into custody for a court appearance, April 4th.

The Flin Flon RCMP are continuing the investigation.