13-year-old Pleasantville, NJ girl charged in knife slashing
PLEASANTVILLE — A 13-year-old girl has been arrested and charged with slashing another teen's face during a fight at school.
The incident unfolded just before 3 p.m. on Thursday at the Middle School of Pleasantville.
Two 13-year-old girls were separated by school staff before police arrived.
Police said one of the girls suffered a cut to the left cheek. The other teen, with the knife, was taken into custody and charged with aggravated assault, possession of a weapon, and unlawful possession of a weapon.
The teen was placed on electronic monitoring pending a juvenile court hearing.
Jen Ursillo is a reporter and anchor for New Jersey 101.5. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org
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