A 17-year-old boy is dead and his mother was in stable condition Tuesday following a Monday afternoon incident in Pleasant Grove. The boy died from multiple stab wounds. The mother was recovering from surgery to close one deep stab wound to her abdomen. Police are withholding the names of the mother and son until relatives are notified.
The mother "is doing pretty well," said an American Fork Hospital spokesman. "The wound was deep, but the knife didn't hit anything vital."A Pleasant Grove police dispatcher said police were summoned at 4:30 p.m. Monday to investigate the incident.