Charges upgraded for student in Erasmus Hall stabbing

THE BRONX - Charges have been upgraded for the teenager accused of stabbing a fellow student at Erasmus Hall High School this week.

According to police, 16-year-old Nelson Chevoy is now charged with attempted murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon after he allegedly stabbed 15-year-old Alfredo Allen multiple times in the head with scissors.

Allen was rushed to Kings County Hospital, where he underwent surgery and remains in critical condition.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Senior Samuel Langshteyn received a cochlear implant when 1 Best of Brooklyn: Hearing-impaired student performs in play
Funeral today for FDNY firefighter William Tolley from 2 Funeral set for FDNY firefighter killed in the line of duty
News 12 Brooklyn hit the streets to ask 3 Word on the Street: GPS devices
4 Rangers riding 3-game winning steak into 2nd round of playoffs
VIDEO: News conference on annual Denim Day 5 VIDEO: News conference on annual Denim Day

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE