Police: Homeless man jailed after stabbing teen

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A homeless man is waking up behind bars, Friday morning, after Miami-Dade Police said he stabbed a teenager.

The victim, 14-year-old Angel Lugo, was stabbed in the shoulder by 49-year-old James Mack at a Metrorail station, near Northwest 41st Street and 22nd Avenue, just after 10:30 p.m., Thursday night.

According to a witness, he and Lugo were walking by two homeless men allegedly arguing. Lugo reportedly intervened when he was then stabbed with a knife in his shoulder by Mack.

Lugo was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital and is said to be in stable condition.

Copyright 2019 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.