Posted: Nov 15, 2012 4:46 PM
Updated: Nov 15, 2012 4:56 PM
STARR COUNTY - Rio Grande City school officials said they will expel an eighth-grader accused of stabbing a classmate.
The Grulla Middle School student on Thursday was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. The boy is accused of stabbing another student in the back Tuesday inside the school.
The stabbing victim was taken to a hospital and later released.
The stabbing suspect will spend the next 10 days in juvenile detention.