Teen arraigned in stabbing death of 17-year-old

THE BRONX - A 15-year-old girl has been arraigned in the stabbing death of a 17-year-old boy.

Raven Walker has been charged with second-degree murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a weapon.

Police say the stabbing happened Wednesday afternoon in front of 28-42 Gunther Ave. in Baychester. A fight between a group of teens ended with 17-year-old Rashawn Birthwright being stabbed in the chest, according to investigators.

Birthwright was taken to Jacobi Medical Center where he later died.

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