Teenage boy dies in school stabbing in northern Scotland - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

Teenage boy dies in school stabbing in northern Scotland

Posted:

Police have started a murder investigation after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed to death at a school in the northern Scottish city of Aberdeen.


   The student died in a local hospital Wednesday after the attack at Cults Academy.


   Police detained another 16-year-old boy after the stabbing in the city 550 miles (885 kilometers) north of London and said there will be an added police presence in the area "for the foreseeable future."


   Police did not name the victim or the teenager who was detained.


   The academy has scored highly in a ranking of Scottish schools based on exam results.

  • InternationalMore>>

  • US easing rules on sales of armed drones, other weaponry

    US easing rules on sales of armed drones, other weaponry

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:35:27 GMT
    The Trump administration is making it easier for U.S. defense contractors to sell armed drones and other conventional weapons to foreign governments.More >>
    The Trump administration is making it easier for U.S. defense contractors to sell armed drones and other conventional weapons to foreign governments.More >>
  • Fate of US citizen with ties to IS in hands of judge

    Fate of US citizen with ties to IS in hands of judge

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:35:24 GMT
    A federal judge is weighing the fate of a US citizen who has been accused of working with Islamic State militants in Syria, but never charged.More >>
    A federal judge is weighing the fate of a US citizen who has been accused of working with Islamic State militants in Syria, but never charged.More >>
  • After Syria missile strikes, US stuck in holding pattern

    After Syria missile strikes, US stuck in holding pattern

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-04-19 17:35:21 GMT
    The drama of U.S. and allied missiles strikes on Syria has obscured the fact that the U.S.-led campaign to eliminate the Islamic State from Syria has stalled.More >>
    The drama of U.S. and allied missiles strikes on Syria has obscured the fact that the U.S.-led campaign to eliminate the Islamic State from Syria has stalled.More >>
Powered by Frankly