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9-year-old boy wields knife on Chesterfield bus, demands book from student

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Posted at 12:14 PM, Nov 17, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-17 12:14:37-05

CHESTERFIELD, Va. – A nine-year-old student has been arrested in Chesterfield and charged with bringing a knife onto a school bus.

The incident happened Friday morning on a bus outside Crestwood Elementary school on Whittington Drive.

Police said the boy took out a knife and demanded a book from another student.

No one was hurt.

Police charged the boy with assault and possession of a weapon on school property.