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Police: Girl stabs 11-year-old boy with pair of scissors

(Source: CNN) (Source: CNN)

PHILIDELPHIA, PA (KYW/CNN) - Police, parents and others are looking for answers after authorities say a 12-year-old girl stabbed an 11-year-old boy in the head with a pair of scissors.

The Philadelphia School District says the incident happened Thursday afternoon at an elementary school in West Philadelphia.

The victim, who the district says is a sixth-grader, is in stable condition at a Philadelphia hospital.

His injuries are not considered life-threatening.

The 12-year-old suspect is now in custody.

Philadelphia city and school police are investigating what led to the stabbing.

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