Blackstone Police investigating after 12-year-old slashes classmate’s hand with razor blade

BLACKSTONE, Mass — Police are investigating after a Blackstone middle school student allegedly brought a razor blade to school Thursday morning and cut a classmate’s hand during an altercation.

A Blackstone Police school resource officer received a call for the altercation between the two students at Frederick W. Hartnett Middle School around 8:30 a.m.

The responding officer found the 12-year-old boy slashed the hand of his 11-year-old classmate, Blackstone police say. The cut required stitches.

Police say there is no reason to believe there is any threat to the larger school community.

Blackstone police expect the file charges against the 12-year-old. He will be summoned to Milford Juvenile Court.

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