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Student Stabbed during Fight at Annapolis High

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ANNAPOLIS, MD (WBFF)-- A student was stabbed with a pocketknife during a fight at Annapolis High School Wednesday. Anne Arundel County Police say officers responded to the school just before 10:45am for report of a fight.

Officers arrived and located a 17-year-old boy with what appeared to be superficial stab wounds to the arm and back.

The school issued a statement, saying a student stabbed another in the arm with a pocketknife during the brawl. A few other students got involved, school officials say a Student Resource Officer intervened and the situation ended quickly.

The victim was transported to a local hospital, treated and released.

During the investigation, officers identified four other juveniles that were believed to be involved in the fight.

Police say the suspect that is believed to have stabbed the victim was found to have a small pocket knife in his possession. All of the suspects, including the victim were arrested and charged on juvenile citations.

Suspects and charges:

1) 14-year old male from Annapolis

- 2nd degree assault, affray, and disruption of school activities

2) 15-year old male from Annapolis (stabbing suspect)

- 1st degree assault, reckless endangerment, possession of weapon with intent to injure, 2nd degree assault, affray, and disruption of school activities

3) 15-year old male from Annapolis

- 2nd degree assault, affray, and disruption of school activities

4) 16-year old male from Annapolis

- 2nd degree assault, affray, and disruption of school activities

5) 17-year old male from Annapolis (victim)

- 2nd degree assault, affray, and disruption of school activities

Here's the letter from the principal regarding the incident:

The Principal says in addition to any actions from police, the school will take appropriate action in accordance with the Code of Student Conduct with regard to any student involved.

The school says the incident stemmed from a neighborhood dispute.

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