PHILADELPHIA (WJAC) — A 12-year-old girl is accused of stabbing an 11-year-old boy in the head with scissors at a West Philadelphia elementary school, police said.
According to CNN affiliate KWY, the stabbing happened at John Barry Elementary sometime around 2:30 p.m. Thursday.
The boy was taken to Children's Hospital at Philadelphia for treatment. KYW reports the boy had non-life-threatening injuries and is stable.
According to KYW, the girl was taken into custody.
Police said they are investigating what led to the stabbing.