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Student's 'revenge' on tobacco snitch prompts charges

August 22nd, 2013 2:13 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Student's 'revenge' on tobacco snitch prompts charges

Police were called to Sullivan Central High School, where a student was punched in the head in shop class. When the 15-year-old fell to the floor his attacker, 16, allegedly struck him two additional times. The suspect said he was "taking revenge" for a friend ?who the other boy had snitched on for having tobacco at school. The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment, while charges of simple assault would be filed in juvenile court. 

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