Columbus teen arrested for brass knuckle assault on fellow student

Columbus teen arrested for brass knuckle assault on fellow student

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A 14-year-old Columbus teen was arrested on Thursday following a fight outside of Hardaway High School.

According to Columbus Police Department incident reports, police were called to a fight on the track at Hardaway High School at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday.

The suspect, who will not be named because he is a minor, allegedly struck the 16-year-old victim in the head while wearing brass knuckles.

The victim sustained a 1-inch laceration to his head.

The suspect was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, bringing a weapon school property and disruption of public school. The investigation is ongoing.

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