CALEXICO — Two suspected gang fights here Saturday left one 14-year-old boy with a stab wound to his head and another youth with a head injury after being struck with a pipe.
The first melee occurred about 1 a.m. in the 800 block of Lincoln Street.
According to police, units were called to that area based on reports of several individuals running around causing a disturbance.
By the time police arrived the subjects had fled, but police found with a victim.
That youth, whose identity was unavailable, was being held by his father and was groggy. He ended up passing out and convulsing at the scene.
Calexico police Sgt. Jim Neujahr said police found a stab wound behind the youth's right ear.
An ambulance was called and the teen was taken to El Centro Regional Medical Center. He was later flown to Children's Hospital in San Diego. His condition was reported to be stable morning.