Manchester

Teenage Bury schoolboy scissor attacker sentenced

Castlebrook High School
Image caption The 16-year-old victim was punched and kicked to the ground

A 15-year-old boy has been given a youth rehabilitation order for stabbing a fellow pupil in the neck with a pair of scissors.

The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, attacked the student at Castlebrook High School, in Unsworth, Bury, Greater Manchester in June 2015.

His 16-year-old victim was punched and kicked to the ground before receiving two puncture wounds to his neck.

The teenager has also been placed under a curfew between 19:00 and 07:00.