EBR Middle School Student punched, receives stitches
BATON ROUGE- A 12-year old sixth grader was attacked Monday by 15-year old student in the hall at an East Baton Rouge Parish middle school, according to Baton Rouge Police.
It happened after the older student threatened to punch the girl, then later attacked her in the hall between classes. The victim's family members said she needed six stitches to close her wounds.
Police investigated the incident and arrested the older student in suspicion of battery.
News 2's Chris Nakamoto will have more on this developing story and why her parents believe more could have been done to prevent it.