Student in custody after stabbing another student at Fort Worth middle school

The Fort Worth Police Department along with the Fort Worth Independent School District are investigating a stabbing incident involving two students from the Handley Middle School on the city’s east side.

Just before 10:30AM, Fort Worth police were called to the school after there was a report of a stabbing.

Officials with Fort Worth ISD say a sixth grade male student unexpectedly stabbed another sixth grade male student during a class. The student responsible is currently in custody.

The injured student did not sustain any life threatening injuries. He was able to leave school with a parent after being evaluated by MedStar EMS.

The incident remains under investigation.