12-year-old charged with stabbing child during fight: police

Harper Ho
York Dispatch

A 12-year-old is facing charges after stabbing another child in the stomach during a fight in Lancaster County, according to LancasterOnline. 

The juveniles were fighting about 7:15 pm. Saturday near Bucher Elementary School in Manheim Township, LancasterOnline said, when the 12-year-old pulled out a small knife and stabbed the 11-year-old.

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The 12-year-old, of Lancaster, admitted to the stabbing and was charged with aggravated assault before being released to their parents, LancasterOnline said.

The other child has been released from the hospital after being treated for a small puncture wound and a laceration, according to LancasterOnline.

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