The police have confirmed that 18-year-old Raheim Allen was stabbed to death following a dispute with a man in Calabar district, Rio Bueno, Trelawny on Sunday.

A report from the Constabulary’s Corporate Communications Unit (CCU), said Allen was at a wake about 1:30 am when an argument developed between him and another man.

CCU said during the argument, a knife was brought into play and used to stab Allen several times, following which, he was assisted to the hospital where he died while undergoing treatment.

The alleged accused in the matter has since been taken into police custody and investigations are ongoing, police say.