09/04/2013

1 dead, 3 injured in Texas high school stabbing

The sheriff believes the attack may have been gang related

By PoliceOne Staff

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A 17-year-old student was fatally stabbed and three other students were injured Wednesday morning at Spring High School.

According to Sheriff Adrian Garcia, two victims suffered minor injuries and were flown to a nearby hospital. The condition of the third wounded student is not known.

"There is some information that this may have been gang related," Garcia said, according to the Houston Chronicle.

A fight erupted around 7 a.m., and then weapons were pulled out, according to the report.

No weapons have been recovered. 

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