A 16-year-old was fatally stabbed in a fight where dozens of teens filmed him with their phones instead of trying to help

Posted On: Sep 18, 2019   |   Posted By: Business Insider

A 16-year-old was fatally stabbed in a fight where dozens of teens filmed him with their phones instead of trying to help

16-year-old Khaseen Morris died of a stab wound to the chest in a fight Monday night.
The fight occurred outside a mall in Oceanside, New York, and videos of Morris on the ground after the fight were posted to social media.
According to police, dozens of teens stood nearby without helping the victim.
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High-school student Khaseen Morris was fatally stabbed outside a Long Island mall on Monday, BuzzFeed's Julia Reinstein reported. That night, he died of his injuries in the hospital. His sister, Keyanna Morris, told Buzzfeed in an interview that, "If they would've put their phones down, Khaseen would've probably made it."
Bystanders posted videos to Snapchat and other social media platforms. At least 50 teens were participating in or watching the fight, said Nassau County Police.
"Kids stood here and didn't help Khaseen - they would rather video this event. They videoed his death instead of helping him," Detective Lt. Stephen Fitzpatrick said in a press...

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