Man, 21, badly beaten, stabbed by teens in Naples
Police capture 15-year-old in gang, seek motive for attack27 January, 15:07
The ferocious assault on the man, who remains in serious condition in hospital, ended only when a police patrol arrived and seized a 15-year-old.
The attack, which has not yet been explained, occurred in the city's notorious Scampia neighbourhood, known for gang violence.
Police are still looking for the knife used to repeatedly stab the victim.