14-year-old boy arrested for stabbing classmate at school
Japan Today -- Mar 21
Police on Thursday arrested a 14-year-old junior high school boy on suspicion of attempted murder after he stabbed a classmate at their school in Saijo, Ehime Prefecture.

According to police, the incident occurred at around 8:30 a.m. in the school gym. Witnesses said the boy approached the victim, also 14, from behind and stabbed him in the back of the head with a fruit knife, Sankei Shimbun reported.

Teachers subdued the boy while police were called. The victim was taken to hospital but no information about his condition has been released yet.

News source: Japan Today
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