PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Police in Rhode Island have arrested two teenage girls who they say stabbed a 15-year-old girl in downtown Providence.

Police say the stabbing happened Thursday night at Kennedy Plaza. Authorities say the victim was stabbed in the leg. Officials say the victim is in stable condition at Hasbro Children's Hospital.

Police say they have charged a 14-year-old girl and a 15-year-old girl in the stabbing. The juveniles are being held at the Rhode Island Training School. Investigators say a third girl was taken into custody but later released.

Police tell say the stabbing "stems from an ongoing feud among the girls." An investigation continues.