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CT pupil recovering in hospital after being stabbed at school

The provincial Education Department's Jessica Shelver says the pupil will be suspended pending a disciplinary hearing.

Picture: SAPS

CAPE TOWN - A grade 10 learner is recovering in hospital after being stabbed at a Bishop Lavis school.

The incident occurred during on Monday.

The provincial Education Department's Jessica Shelver says that the pupil will be suspended pending a disciplinary hearing.

“The alleged perpetrator who is 17-years-old reportedly stabbed the victim just below the ribcage. The principal is investigating what led to the incident and disciplinary action will be taken in line with the school’s code of conduct.”

(Edited by Mihlali Ntsabo)

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