BATTLE CREEK (AP) – Authorities say a 13-year-old girl stabbed a boy in the neck with a pencil while they were on a school bus in southern Michigan.
Battle Creek police responded Thursday afternoon to the stabbing, which took place after crude comments were being made toward the girl on the Battle Creek Public Schools bus. Police say the 12-year-old boy was treated for what were described as minor injuries.READ MORE: Gov. Whitmer, Lt. Gov. Gilchrist, SOS Benson React To Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdict
Another boy was struck with the pencil, but police say it didn’t penetrate his clothing.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 5,259 New COVID-19 Cases, 85 Deaths Tuesday
The girl was taken into custody by police. Police say she’ll face a felonious assault charge in juvenile court. The case is under investigation.MORE NEWS: Eastbound I-69 Ramps At Riley Center Road In St. Clair County Detoured Starting April 22
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