Mesa teen stabbed to death by another teen

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MESA - A fight between two teens turns deadly when a 17-year-old Gilbert boy dies on Thanksgiving morning.

Mesa police officers responded to a call of a fight at an apartment complex near Gilbert Road and U.S. 60.

Police found Alexander Niazi, 17, dead and took the other teen into custody for the stabbing.

The teen suspect admitted to stabbing Niazi during questioning.

Mesa police said Niaza had been staying with the suspect and the stabbing happened after a heated argument.

The suspect was booked into jail as a juvenile, but could face murder charges as an adult.