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School fight leads to assault charges

Three Corinth Middle School students face criminal charges after three other students were attacked Monday.

Posted: Jan. 23, 2018 9:41 AM
Updated: Jan. 23, 2018 9:44 AM

CORINTH, Miss. (WTVA) – Three Corinth Middle School students face criminal charges after three other students were attacked Monday.

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Corinth Police Chief Ralph Dance says the students, ages 13, 14 and 15, ambushed three other students in a hallway.

One of the victims of the attack was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Dance says the investigation is ongoing but appears to be a personal attack and not gang-related.

One of the teenagers is charged with aggravated assault. The other two are charged with simple assault.

The case is being handled by Alcorn County Youth Court.

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