Stabbing at NYC school leaves 1 teen dead, another critical

28 September, 2017, 00:36 | Author: Ora Austin
  • 16-year-old dead, 15-year-old critical in double stabbing at Bronx school in NYC

"There were arguments going on for two weeks, into the school year, and it escalated today after some back and forth within the classroom", Boyce said.

The stabbing occurred just before 11 a.m. on the fifth floor of the Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation at 2024 Mohegan Ave.in the borough's East Tremont neighborhood. "We will do all we can to support the school community, which is reeling right now". Police have not released the names of the victims or suspect.

The 15-year-old, who was stabbed in the chest, was pronounced dead on arrival at St. Barnabas Hospital and the 16-year-old was fighting for his life there, sources said. The teen who died had been stabbed in the chest. It was not immediately clear if he was also a student.

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The motive for the attack is unconfirmed, but investigators believe the attacker may have been the target of ongoing bullying, according to the New York Post.

The building houses multiple schools, including the Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation, which is a high school, and P.S. 67, an elementary school. On Thursday, metal detectors and additional school security officers will be made available for random screenings at the school.

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