8-Year-Old Returns to School After Being Stabbed With a Pencil

8-Year-Old Returns to School After Being Stabbed With a Pencil

ODESSA, TX (KWES)

An 8-year-old boy is back at school after his mother says he was stabbed in the back of a head with a pencil on Tuesday afternoon.

The incident happened at Burnet Elementary School after school let out.

Amber Trevino tells NewsWest9, her son was punched in the stomach by a student before having a pencil shoved into his head.

The Ector County Independent School District tells NewsWest9, an incident did happen between students but could not elaborate.

They did say that a parent witnessed what happened before immediately taking the boy to the nurse.

The nurse then called the boy's parents.

An Ector County ISD police officer is now investigating.