FREEPORT, N.Y. (PIX11) – A 15-year-old boy allegedly stabbed one of his classmates after a fight broke out inside Freeport High School Wednesday, according to the Nassau County Police Department.
The teen is accused of using a box cutter to stab a 14-year-old boy, according to authorities.
The 14-year-old boy was taken to a hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
The 15-year-old was charged with assault and possession of a dangerous weapon, police said. He will be arraigned Thursday.
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