Chesterfield teen charged with trying to stab classmate on school bus

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - A 17-year-old is accused of trying to stab another student on board a Chesterfield school bus.

The teen was headed to the Chesterfield Technical Center on Courthouse Road Thursday morning when he got angry at a 16-year-old boy, pulled out a knife and tried to stab him, according to police. The boy was not injured.

The teen faces charges of misdemeanor assault and possession of a weapon on school property.

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