Eighteen-year-old Japaris Lamar Rogers died from multiple stab wounds received about 11 p.m., said Capt. Mark Bennett of the Ottawa County Sheriff's Department.
Rogers was walking with a group of friends in the 100 block of Riley Street, when he was approached and stabbed multiple times by the 16-year-old suspect, police said.
He was treated at the scene, but pronounced dead upon arrival at Holland Hospital.
The suspect, Victor Donaldson, was found at a residence and arrested without incident.
He is lodged in the Ottawa County Juvenile Detention Center pending arraignment on a charge of open murder, Bennett said.
The incident remains under investigation.