Three Teenage Boys Arrested in Connection to Scarborough High School Stabbing
Three teenage boys have been arrested in connection to the stabbing that took place on November 14 at Birchmount Park Collegiate Institute. The names and identities of the three suspects have not been disclosed under the terms of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
Two 14-year-olds boys and one 17-year-old boy have been charged with aggravated assault and possession of a weapon. They were arrested on Monday in connection to the stabbing of a 12th Grade student in Birchmount Park Collegiate Institute near Danforth Avenue and Birchmount Road. The suspects were scheduled to appear in court Monday morning.
On November 14, paramedics found a Grade 12 student in the office of the school suffering from an apparent stab wound. He was transported to a hospital in critical condition, according to police. The school was placed under lockdown while the police investigated the scene and the students were safely dismissed from the school.