Flushing student stabbed after basketball loss

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FLUSHING — Police said a basketball player from Flushing’s Robert F. Kennedy High School on Parsons Boulevard was stabbed last week after his team lost its game, the New York Post reported.

According to the newspaper, the 17-year old was knifed in his torso just after 6 p.m. Feb. 9 across the street from his school after RFK’s 68-42 loss to Renaissance High School.

A spokesman for the city Department of Education told the Post the attacker was not a student at either school.

The youth was taken to New York Hospital Queens where he was listed in stable condition, the paper reported.

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