Pupil arrested for fatal stabbing

Gauteng's education department has welcomed the arrest of a 20-year old grade 11 pupil. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng's Education Department has welcomed the arrest of a 20-year old grade 11 pupil.

It's alleged he stabbed to death a fellow pupil outside Forest High School in Johannesburg.

Another 18-year-old and a 15-year-old were also wounded.

The dead pupil's mother couldn't contain her grief as she went to identify the lifeless body.

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For the Gauteng Education Department, this has become a common sight.

MEC Panyaza Lesufi said he is aware of challenges at this particular school.

Mid-year exams at the school have been suspended for now.

eNCA reporter Lindokuhle Xulu has more details on the story in the video above.

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eNCA