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Two 12-year-old girls stab friend 19 times

Monday, June 02, 2014 - 01:22

June 2 - Police say two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls stabbed their 12-year-old ''friend'' 19 times in a planned attack. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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They're only 12 years-old, but two girls have been charged with stabbing another girl 19 times. It happened in Waukesha, Wisconsin after a sleep-over. Police say they went into the woods Saturday morning. One girl held the victim down, and another girl stabbed her multiple times. (SOUNDBITE) (English) WAUKESHA POLICE CHIEF RUSSELL JACK, SAYING: "The victim was friends with the suspects and all three attended the same middle school. All three of the girls are 12 years-old. Both suspects had a fascination with a fictitious character that often posted to a website that has is a collection of small stories about death and horror. Based on our investigation, it is believed the suspects had planned to kill the victim for several months." Police say the victim was stabbed in the torso, legs and arms. But despite serious wounds, she was able to crawl out of the woods and onto a road, where she was discovered by a cyclist. The knife and suspects were found shortly after. (SOUNDBITE) (English) WAUKESHA POLICE CHIEF RUSSELL JACK, SAYING: "Once we located the two girls, it quickly became apparent that they were the suspects in this investigation." They face charges of attempted first-degree intentional homicide. (SOUNDBITE) (English) NEIGHBOR JANE DELANEY, SAYING: "It's very unnerving because it's a very quiet, nice, safe neighborhood." The victim remains hospitalized but her condition is stable.

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Two 12-year-old girls stab friend 19 times

Monday, June 02, 2014 - 01:22