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A teenage girl has been arrested after a 10-year-old was fatally stabbed in NSW

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A 10-year-old girl has been fatally stabbed near Newcastle, according to NSW police. A 17-year-old girl has been arrested.
A 10-year-old girl has been fatally stabbed near Newcastle, according to NSW police. A 17-year-old girl has been arrested.

A 10-year-old girl has been fatally stabbed near Newcastle in NSW.

NSW Police said they were called to a home in the suburb of Boolaroo, west of Newcastle, at about 3.45pm today, where they treated the girl for stab wounds. She died at the scene.

A 17-year-old girl was arrested at the home and was taken to a police station. Police said the girls are known to one another.

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