Georgia police report that a group of teens stormed a school bus yesterday and ruthlessly attacked elementary school children. The incident left one child in need of hospital care.
Police have arrested a high school student, two middle school students and one 18-year-old non-student on assault charges for the attack.
According to Channel 2 Atlanta, school officials stated that “several students were attacked and one was taken to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta hospital” after the teens “climbed onto the bus when it made a stop” on its morning route.
School officials released a statement regarding the incident:
“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.“
Please join us in praying for these children, their families and that the teens in question would find forgiveness and fulfillment in Jesus.