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16-year-old charged in fatal stabbing in Essex

Friday - 6/21/2013, 10:32pm  ET

ESSEX, Md. (AP) -- Baltimore County Police have charged a 16-year-old in the fatal stabbing of a man in Middle River.

Tyshawn Francis of Middle River has been charged as an adult with first-degree murder in the stabbing Thursday of 19-year-old Anthony Theodore Whiting Jr.

Police say they received numerous 911 calls about a group of young people fighting. Officers found Whiting, who died at a local hospital.

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