A 17-year-old boy of Bellfield district in Runaway Bay, St Ann has been charged with murder.
The juvenile is accused of fatally stabbing 19-year-old Okar Campbell during a dispute about 8:50 am on Friday, November 8.
The police said Campbell was among a group of people who went to pick ackees in the community when the argument developed between him and the accused.
Campbell, who was reportedly stabbed in the upper body, was pronounced dead at the hospital.
A court date will be announced at a later date, the police said.