1 Student Hurt, 2 in Custody – NBC New York

A 16-year-old pupil was stabbed inside his Yonkers college throughout a combat Friday morning, police and faculty officers confirmed.

{The teenager}, who was stabbed on the second flooring of Yonkers Center Excessive Faculty earlier than 9 a.m., later underwent surgical procedure for his accidents and is anticipated to recuperate.

In accordance with Yonkers Police, the 16-year-old pupil was assaulted by two 17-year-old college students. Allegedly, the dispute originated in the world of a second-floor lavatory escalated to bodily violence when the 2 older college students punched and kicked the youthful pupil, after which one of many older college students stabbed the youthful pupil with a knife no less than thrice.

It isn’t clear what they had been arguing about.

Faculty safety responded to cease the combat, in accordance with police. A faculty nurse tended to him instantly and he was taken to an area space trauma middle in steady situation and is present process surgical procedure to deal with his accidents.

The 2 different college students, each males, had been taken into custody, police stated. Police stated they had been charged with tried homicide and assault. On account of their ages, no figuring out data might be launched.

The college returned to regular operations earlier than 9 a.m., officers stated.

The suspects and the sufferer all dwell in Yonkers. Police stated all three college students knew one another, however they weren’t certain what sparked the combat.

“The situation was quickly brought under control by school personnel. There is no threat to public safety,” Yonkers Public Faculties Communications Officer Jerilynne Fierstein stated. (*1*) 

Yonkers Center Excessive Faculty serves sixth via Twelfth-grade college students on Rockland Avenue.