Kingston Technical student remanded on murder charge
A police service vehicle at the Kingston Technical High School after a student was stabbed to death last Thursday afternoon.

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The 17-year-old Kingston Technical High School student charged with murder was remanded in the Kingston and St Andrew Family Court on Friday.

The 11th grader who is charged with the death of her schoolmate, Michion Campbell, will return to court on November 9, 2022.

Campbell, 16, was stabbed to death at the school last week.

It was reported that about 2:45 pm, both students were at school when a dispute developed between them. The altercation turned into a fight.

During the fight, it is alleged that Campbell was stabbed to the left side of her neck and the left side of her forehead. The other student received injuries to her left wrist.

Both girls were taken to the Kingston Public Hospital where Campbell succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead and the other student was treated and released into the custody of the police.

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