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Girl Attacks Group Home Staff

August 12, 2014 permalink

A 16-year-old girl has attacked a staff member at a Peterborough Ontario group home. There are no details and no background information on the accused girl.



Teen attacks staff at Peterborough group home

16-year-old girl now facing assault charge

PETERBOROUGH -- A teenage girl has been arrested after allegedly attacking a staff member at a Peterborough group home.

Peterborough-Lakefield police report that on Aug. 8, the teenage girl had become upset with staff and held up an X-Acto knife. The girl allegedly later assaulted one of the staff members, including throwing a cup.

The 16-year-old is charged with assault. She was released from custody and appears in court on Aug. 25.

Source: Metroland/MyKawartha (Toronto Star)