Invercargill teen charged after allegedly stabbing fellow student in the neck with scissors

A teenage boy has been charged with stabbing another student in the neck with scissors at an Invercargill high school.

Police say the 14-year-old Southland Boys’ High School student stabbed a fellow student yesterday afternoon at 2pm.

According to police, the injuries are not life-threatening and the boy is recovering well in hospital.

The 14-year-old appeared in Invercargill Youth Court this morning charged with Wounding with Intent to Cause Grievous Bodily Harm.

Source: 1 NEWS