13-Year-Old Charged With Assault, Harassment

A student was charged after Storm Lake Police Wednesday investigated a fight and threat involving a Storm Lake Middle School student.

Police were told on November 30th, a 13-year-old Storm Lake boy allegedly assaulted another student on a school bus by kicking and striking the victim multiple times. In addition the police department was told the same student reportedly threatened to stab a teacher the same day.

After an investigation, police charged the 13-year-old with assault causing bodily harm and second-degree harassment, both serious misdemeanors. He was processed and released to a parent pending an appearance in Juvenile Court.