Multiple people stabbed, suspect killed by police

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MAHONING TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WKBN) – One person is dead and multiple people were stabbed near New Castle overnight Saturday.

It happened about 9 p.m. during a family day outing at the Mahoning Sportman’s Club in Hillsville.

According to police, Christopher Rush, 34, of New Castle, got into a fight with a 15-year-old boy from Youngstown and stabbed him.

Police say Rush then attacked Raymond Boyd, 61, of Struthers and 37-year-old Ethan Gump, of Youngstown before attacking a Mahoning Township officer who arrived on the scene.

Police say an officer from Union Township fired his weapon, killing Rush.

At this point, neither of the officers is being identified but all of those stabbed have been released from the hospital.

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