September 4th, 2013
03:45 PM ET

Texas high school stabbings: 1 student killed, 3 injured, police say

A 17-year-old student was killed and three other students were injured in stabbings Wednesday morning at a Houston-area high school, Harris County authorities said.

The stabbings happened around 7:10 a.m. CT during a confrontation at Spring High School, about 20 miles north of downtown Houston, Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia said.

Three students were detained for questioning at the sheriff's office, Garcia said. The names of the students involved in the incident weren't immediately released.

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  1. Joey Isotta-Fraschini ©™

    Only a very bright, mature, and self-oriented child could get any meaningful education in today's schools.
    Just wait till Common Core sets in.

    September 4, 2013 at 4:00 pm | Report abuse |
  2. banasy©

    If only some had a gun.

    September 4, 2013 at 6:19 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Harbinger of the future

    Black and latino gangs carving each other with knives, and the US wonders why our global standing in standardized testing continues to decline. Weclome to your future, America.

    September 5, 2013 at 8:46 am | Report abuse |
  4. vikingwoman

    I knew this would be a Houston school! So much craziness is happening in H-Town these days!!

    September 5, 2013 at 9:17 pm | Report abuse |
  5. Hamsta

    As I told you gun control whackos, if a nutcase wants to kill others they will find away.

    September 6, 2013 at 12:22 am | Report abuse |