A 13-YEAR-OLD boy was arrested following an alleged stabbing in Pakenham, where a Coronet Bay victim was taken to hospital. 

The incident occurred outside a fast-food outlet on the Princes Highway around 9.30pm on Monday, January 10.

The 18-year-old Coronet Bay victim was taken to The Alfred Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Detectives from Cardinia Crime Investigation Unit charged the Pakenham teenager with intentionally causing serious injury, amongst other assault and weapons charges.

He was bailed to attend a Children’s Court at a later date.