CORTLANDT, N.Y. -- Three girls attacked a fellow female student during lunch period Tuesday at Blue Mountain Middle School in the Hendrick Hudson School District.
The fight, which was caught on camera, sees three girls approach the victim, who is sitting down. The girls then grabbed the victim by the hair and pulled her to the ground before kicking and punching her.
"This was an unfortunate incident at the middle school," Superintendent Joseph Hochreiter said. " We take it very seriously. The school’s administration intervened swiftly, parents were notified and the disciplinary process as outlined in our district’s Code of Conduct is currently underway."
Trooper Melissa McMorris of the New York State Police said the incident is being handled by the school
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