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Teen stabbed in the back after protecting friend from bully

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A 17-year-old boy was stabbed in the back after trying to protect his friend from being bullied near City College of San Francisco on Wednesday, according to police.

The 12:39 p.m. incident took place near CCSF’s main campus in the unit block of Phelan Avenue, said police.

A 15-year-old boy was allegedly bullying another teen when a fight broke out and the victim, who had stepped in to help his friend, was stabbed in the back with a pocket knife.

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The 17-year-old victim was taken a nearby hospital and is expected to survive.

The suspect, a 15-year-old, was arrested soon afterward.

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