A 14-year-old girl was stabbed in the chest on Tuesday morning at a Las Vegas high school. Just before lunch break at Chaparral High School, a 16-year-old female student is alleged to have stabbed the 14-year-old victim in the chest. The suspect has been taken into custody.
The 14-year-old victim was reportedly stabbed multiple times in the chest. However, according to CCSD Police Captain Ken Young, the girl’s injuries don’t appear to be life-threatening.
Young said that the 16-year-old suspect has been taken into custody and will be charged in Tuesday’s stabbing incident.
The stabbing occurred after a fight broke out between both students. The fight was later broken up by staff members of the school.
Where is Chaparral High School?
Chaparral High School is located in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is a public school in the Clark County School district. The school was opened to the public in Fall 1973.