Teenager is stabbed to death in Scarborough

A general view of Scarborough's Foreshore Road Photo: Google Maps

A teenager has been stabbed to death in Scarborough.

Police say it happened near to the Olympia amusement arcades, on Foreshore Road last night. The 19-year-old victim was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene.

Another victim, a 17-year-old man, was taken by ambulance to Scarborough District Hospital where he is receiving treatment for a stab wound to a leg.

Two men both aged in their late teens, remain in police custody for questioning.

The scene has been cordoned off by the police while forensic examinations and searches are ongoing.