9-year-old fatally stabs 11-year-old in Bradford County
RIDGEBURY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WBNG) -- Pennsylvania State Police are investigating an incident where a 9-year-old fatally stabbed an 11-year-old boy with a knife.
On Oct. 30 around 8:15 p.m., the two children were playing with Nerf toys when a “tug of war” over a Nerf gun happened between the pair, according to Pennsylvania State Police.
During the struggle, the 9-year-old was holding a knife and cut the 11-year-old in his left upper chest.
The victim was taken to Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre and pronounced deceased after life-saving attempts failed.
This is an ongoing investigation and more details will be released and new information becomes available.