Hanover, Jamaica ( Mckoy’s News) – Merlene Ottey Student Arrested: Mckoys News has learnt that the 15-year-old Merlene Ottey Student who stabbed his school mate almost to death on Tuesday afternoon, May 9 in Pond Side Hanover was handed over to the Sandy Bay police on Thursday afternoon.
The student who went on the run shortly following the stabbing incident was been sought by the police after the wounded student was admitted to the Cornwall Regional Hospital in critical condition.
Reports are that, shortly after school sessions were over on Tuesday afternoon, the students were on their way home
when an argument developed between both students.
It is further reported that a knife was brought into play and used by the accused to stab the other to his abdomen.
The wounded student fell to the ground while his attacker fled the scene.
Police investigator pointed out that criminal charges will be laid against the student following a question and answer session.