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UPDATE Teens Storm School Bus, Attacks Children

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. – One child has been taken to the hospital after a group of middle and high schoolers decided to board during its morning commute and attack the elementary school children, according to WSBTV.

So far, only four people have been arrested, an 18-year-old non-student, a high school student and two middle school students. All of them are being charged with assault.

FULL STATEMENT FROM SCHOOL OFFICIALS: 

The safety and well-being of our students is our top priority. On Nov. 18, an incident occurred on a school bus on Hollyhock Terrace involving  Snapfinger Elementary students. Two middle school students, one high school student, and an 18-year-old non-student attacked elementary students, which resulted in one elementary student being transported to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA). 

DeKalb County School District Police responded immediately, investigated and obtained warrants for the high school student and the 18-year-old non-student.  Two middle schools students were arrested and taken to Juvenile Intake.

According to AJC, the 10-year-old boy was hospitalized after a 4-on-1 attack because of an altercation with another student.

Teenage siblings, 18-year-old Tiffany Henderson and 17-year-old Curtis Henderson and two middle school students confronted the young boy Monday morning while the bus was stopped.

Tiffany and Curtis are facing charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and interfering with the operation of a school bus. Curtis Henderson is facing additional charges of battery and cruelty to children in the first and second degree.

Both are being held in the DeKalb County Jail without bond.