2nd Grader Pulls Pocket Knife on Classmate
A Providence second grader has been suspended from school, accused of threatening a classmate with a pocket knife.
The school department says the 8-year-old girl is a student at Kizirian Elementary School. They say she pulled the pocket knife on a boy demanded his lunch money and accidentally nicked his finger with the blade.
The boy was treated at the school by the school nurse.
The girl will have a school hearing and her case has been referred to the city police youth services bureau.