Two Jim Hill High School students arrested after stabbing on bus

The two students were charged with aggravated assault

Two Jim Hill High School students arrested after stabbing on bus
Jim Hill High School - Source: Jackson Public Schools

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Three female Jim Hill High school students were involved in a fight this morning on a bus on the way to the school that ended with one student stabbed with a pair of scissors.

The injured student was taken to a local hospital for treatment and is reported in stable condition.

Two students allegedly responsible for the attack have been arrested and charged with aggravated assault and taken to jail.

JPS does not condone any acts of violence and is also taking the appropriate disciplinary action according to the Student Code of Conduct.

District administrators and Campus Enforcement officers are continuing to investigate the incident. The safety of our students remains a top priority in Jackson Public Schools.

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