HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Authorities say a 12-year-old girl accused of stabbing a 16-year-old on the campus of a Henderson middle school has been arrested.

The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports the incident occurred on Friday at White Academy.

Capt. Ken Young of the Clark County School District Police Department says the 16-year-old girl, a student at an unidentified high school in the district, had wandered onto campus and was stabbed by the younger girl.

The 16-year-old was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The 12-year-old was arrested on suspicion of battery with a weapon resulting in substantial bodily harm.

The school district is collaborating with Henderson police to investigate the stabbing.


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