July 12, 2018 8:28 am
Updated: July 12, 2018 8:36 am

Teen wanted in Ontario fatal stabbing arrested in northern Saskatchewan

WATCH ABOVE (May 26): A 19-year-old Mississauga teen is dead, police say, after a stabbing at a house party early Saturday morning.


A teen wanted in Ontario for second-degree murder in a fatal stabbing has been arrested in northern Saskatchewan.

Peel regional police say the second-degree murder warrant relates to a fatal stabbing at a Mississauga, Ont., home on May 26.

READ MORE: Teen sought in fatal Mississauga stabbing may have fled to Saskatchewan: police

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Daniel Smith, 19, of Mississauga died of his injuries after being rushed to hospital.

A Canada-wide warrant was issued for a 17-year-old boy wanted in Smith’s death and police believed he had fled Ontario, possibly to Saskatchewan.

Pinehouse RCMP said a person matching the youth’s description was seen by officers Wednesday fleeing into the bush.

READ MORE: Peel police identify 19-year-old fatally stabbed at Mississauga house party

In a release late Wednesday after, police said the youth had been taken into custody without incident.

Pinehouse is roughly 515 kilometres north of Saskatoon.

-With files from The Canadian Press

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