Two boys were seriously injured in a stabbing in Zoetermeer on Saturday evening, the police announced on Sunday.
The victims had multiple stab wounds and were rushed to hospital.
Police have arrested a 15-year-old and a 16-year-old suspect.
The stabbing incident took place around 11 p.m. near a skating rink in the South Holland city.
According to witnesses, the teenagers were attacked by several people with stabbing weapons.
The victims, a fifteen-year-old boy and a sixteen-year-old boy from the city, were found with stab wounds to their head, neck and chest.
Not much later, the police arrested a fifteen- and sixteen-year-old suspect at two different homes in Zoetermeer.
A seventeen-year-old Zoetermeerder was arrested for obstruction and insult.
The exact role played by the suspects in the stabbing is still under investigation.
Police do not rule out multiple arrests.