Greenburgh students accused in attack of 8th-grader
Three Woodlands High School students are accused of viciously attacking an eighth-grader at school.
According to police, Timothy Smith and Jean-Claude Chin, both 16, and a 15-year-old boy were arrested for beating a 14-year-old boy and breaking his leg. Police are still searching for a fourth student in connection to the attack. Police say the victim apparently shoved a girl and the attack was revenge for that incident.
Police say Smith has gang ties and had a prior charge for an assault at the school. Both Smith and Chin were arraigned Friday in Greenburgh. The 15-year-old is charged as a juvenile. Bail for Smith was set at $10,000 due to the prior charge. The teens are ordered to stay away from the school and the victim. To see Greenburgh police discuss the arrests, go to channel 612 on your iO digital cable box and click iO Extra.